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Main Title Workforce and Training Profile for Solid Waste Management and Resource Recovery.
Author Seum, Jack F. ; Albright, Darold E. ; Oxberger, Robert D. ; Lance, Gary S. ; Bardelmeier, Linda ;
CORP Author National Field Research Center, Inc., Washington, DC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Research and Development.
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA-T900-591-03; EPA/600/8-79/024;
Stock Number PB-298 612
Additional Subjects Management planning ; Personnel management ; Materials recovery ; Employment ; National government ; State government ; Hazardous materials ; Manpower ; Urban areas ; Rural areas ; Education ; Requirements ; Solid waste management ; Labor force
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-298 612 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 164p
This report, authorized as mandated in Section 7007(c) of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976, is divided into the following topics: (1) a workforce profile and analysis section studying the workforce needs of public and private agencies involved in solid waste management and recovery; (2) a section analyzing what are considered by sources in the field to be the principal blockages to initial employment and career advancement in solid waste management; and (3) an analysis of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's responsibilities for workforce development and training activities. Information in the report was obtained primarily from personnel, on-site interviews with officials directly involved in solid waste management, including officials at Federal, State, and local levels; representatives from the private sector and from professional associations; and academic officials connected with postsecondary educational programs in solid waste management.