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Main Title Investigation of Waste Rag Generation at Naval Station Mayport.
CORP Author Southern Research Inst., Birmingham, AL. ;Pacific Environmental Services, Inc., Mason, OH.;National Risk Management Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Publisher Aug 95
Year Published 1995
Report Number EPA-68-D2-0062; EPA/600/R-95/128;
Stock Number PB95-260394
Additional Subjects Surface cleaning ; Waste management ; Operating procedures ; Naval shore facilities ; Cleaning agents ; Oils ; Greases ; Equipment ; Alternatives ; Waste disposal ; Pollution abatement ; Cost benefit analysis ; Pollution prevention ; Source reduction ; Rags ; Waste handling ; Mayport Naval Station ; Jacksonville Beach(Florida)
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NTIS  PB95-260394 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 44p
The report presents the results of an investigation examining pollution prevention alternatives for reducing the volume of waste rags generated at Naval Station Mayport, located near Jacksonville Beach, Florida. The report recommends five specific pollution prevention alternatives: better operating practices, installation of equipment cleaning stations to remove contaminants normally removed with rags; replacement of SERVE MART rags with disposable wipers; use of recyclable rats for oil and great removal; and confirmation that used rags are fully contaminated prior to disposal