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Main Title Proceedings of the Solid Waste Resources Conference on Design of Consumer Containers for Re-use or Disposal, May 12 and 13, 1971.
Author Sachse, George F. ;
CORP Author Battelle Memorial Inst., Columbus, Ohio. Columbus Labs.
Year Published 1972
Report Number 3p;
Stock Number PB-214 012
Additional Subjects ( Waste disposal ; Containers) ; Meetings ; Utilization ; Materials recovery ; Metal scrap ; Plastics ; Glass ; Waste papers ; Composite materials ; Separation ; Reclamation ; Waste recycling ; Glass recycling ; Metal recycling ; Paper recycling ; Plastic recycling ; Solid waste disposal ; Disposable containers
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-214 012 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 341p
The report is based on a symposium held May 12 and 13, 1971, in Columbus, Ohio. Each of the four parts of these proceedings, corresponding to the sessions of the symposium, brings together current knowledge and thinking in the disposal and reclamation of consumer containers. The contents include topics on the following disposal areas: Plastics, composites and paper (Incentives for the recycling and reuse of plastics, thermoplastics in waste recycling, Polytrip, the returnable plastic milk bottle system, reclamation of plastic-paper composites, paper industry plans); Glass containers (Design trends in glass containers, re-using scrap glass, techniques for self-disposal, composite bottle design and disposal, separation of glass from municipal refuse); Metallic containers (Ferrous scrap recycling and steel technology, metallurgical aspects of reclaiming container scrap, recovery and utilization of aluminum from solid waste).