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RECORD NUMBER: 17 OF 19
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Reducing Waste in the Photo Lab. Waste Minimization: Opportunity Assessment Make It Easy.|
|Author||Evans, D. ; Robertson, A. ; Curran, M. A. ; Dunaway, G. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Risk Reduction Engineering Lab. ;Accuphoto Film Lab., Cincinnati, OH.|
|Additional Subjects||Waste management ; Materials recovery ; Photographic processors ; Waste disposal ; Pollution abatement ; Pollution regulations ; Silver ; Waste minimization ; Source reduction ; Cincinnati(Ohio) ; Accuphoto|
As the attention given to waste disposal and pollution prevention increases, so does the possibility of regulation. Owners and operators of small photo processing labs are among the many who must be concerned about waste disposal and pollution prevention. The U.S. EPA conducted a waste minimization opportunity assessment of Accuphoto, a photo lab in Cincinnati, Ohio. The assessment process and the results of the assessment of Accuphoto are described at Accuphoto include reduction in use of wash water, recovery of silver, and recovery of bleach fix.