Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 17 OF 39
|Main Title||Economic Impact Analysis of Hazardous Waste Management Regulations on Selected Generating Industries.|
|CORP Author||Energy Resources Co., Inc., Cambridge, MA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste.|
|Report Number||EPA-68-01-4819; EPA/530/SW-182C;|
|Additional Subjects||Economic impact ; Hazardous materials ; Regulations ; Industries ; Materials handling ; Cost estimates ; Government policies ; Waste disposal ; Waste treatment ; Electric utilities ; Paper industry ; Income ; Production ; Unemployment ; Prices ; Agriculture ; Chemical industry ; Metal industries ; Materials recovery ; Conservation ; Waste management ; Waste(Industrial) ; Industrial shutdowns ; Service stations|
The report estimates the economic impact of three RCRA Subtitle C regulatory options for potentially hazardous wastes from selected industries. The industries selected were: electric utilities, pulp and paper, gasoline service stations, drum reconditioners, chemical wholesaling, agricultural services and metal and mineral distributors. Estimates of compliance costs, change in net income, plant closures, production losses, job losses, and price increases are provided for each of these industries under each of the regulatory options.