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Main Title Collection of data pertinent to the EPA's development of guidelines for government procurements of paper products containing recycled materials.
CORP Author Franklin Associates.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1979
Report Number SW-179c; EPA 530/SW-179c; EPA-68-01-4765
Stock Number PB-301 184
OCLC Number 06110365
Subjects Waste paper--Recycling ; Paper products ; Government purchasing
Additional Subjects Government procurement ; Paper products ; Papers ; Paperboards ; Paper industry ; Materials recovery ; Recycling ; Reclamation ; Solid waste disposal ; Guidelines ; Government policies ; National government ; State government ; Local government ; Supply(Economics) ; Demand(Economics) ; Recycled materials
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA SW-179c c.1 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/28/2012
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA SW-179c Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD RPS EPA SW-179c repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/02/2015
ESAD  EPA SW-179c Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 04/17/2018
NTIS  PB-301 184 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation xiii, 214 pages in various pagings : illustrations, map ; 28 cm.
Topic areas covered include: Supply and demand issues; Procurement guidelines issues; Viewpoints of paper industry representatives; Options available to EPA and contractor recommendations. The appendices include the following topics: Amount of paper and paperboard products purchased by the Federal Government: Amounts of paper and paperboard products purchased by state and local governments; Purchasing policies of state governments, local governments, and school districts; Energy required to manufacture virgin and recycled paper and paperboard; Health related issues for virgin and recycled paper and paperboard products; Use of Recycled paper in office copiers; Paper and Paperboard industry consumption of wood residues and waste paper by end-use and region; Recycling capacity in two product segments of the paper industry; Environmental impacts of virgin and recycled paper and paperboard manufacture; GSA definitions of recovered materials; Progress Report on State purchases of recycled fiber papers.
"Prepublication issue for EPA libraries and State Solid Waste Management Agencies." Prepared for the Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste, Resource Recovery Division.