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Main Title Pollution Prevention Opportunity Assessment, United States Postal Service Stamp Distribution Center, Kansas City, Missouri.
Author Bell, C. O. ; Hoel, M. ; Huppert, H. ; Rolander, S. ;
CORP Author Science Applications International Corp., Newport, RI.;National Risk Management Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH.;Postal Service, Washington, DC.
Publisher Sep 96
Year Published 1996
Report Number EPA-68-C2-0148; SAIC-01-0828-07-1717-050; EPA/600/R-96/112;
Stock Number PB97-100036
Additional Subjects US Postal Service ; Solid waste management ; Waste recycling ; Energy conservation ; Waste streams ; Paper recycling ; Cardboard ; Plastics recycling ; Materials recovery ; Metal recycling ; Solid waste disposal ; Chemicals ; Ozone depletion ; Hazardous materials ; Vehicle maintenance ; Washing ; Battery charging ; Facilities management ; Pallets ; Equipment ; Landscaping ; Light bulbs ; Emissions ; Pollution abatement ; Procurement ; Cost benefit analysis ; Pollution prevention ; Waste generation ; Source reduction ; Waste minimization ; Kansas City(Missouri)
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB97-100036 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 09/08/1997
Collation 55p
In this report, the findings of the Pollution Prevention Opportunity Assessment of the United States Postal Service, Stamp Distribution Network (SDN), located in Kansas City, Missouri are described. This report describes the mission of each of the functional areas of the SDN including operations performed, processes and materials employed and the wastes and emissions generated. Recommendations are then made concerning the procurement of office supplies, maintenance supplies and hazardous materials; management of hazardous materials; purchase of chemicals on EPA's 33/50 lists; improvement of source separation and recycling of paper and paper products, metals, and plastics; management of unwanted equipment; and other recommendations that can lead to the elimination, reduction or improved management of the facility's solid hazardous waste streams and emissions to air and water.