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Main Title Achievements in source reduction and recycling for ten industries in the United States
Author Tillman, Joseph W. ; Robertson, A. ; George, E. L.
CORP Author Science Applications International Corp., Cincinnati, OH.;Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Risk Reduction Engineering Lab.
Publisher Risk Reduction Engineering Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1991
Report Number EPA/600/2-91/051; EPA-68-C8-0062
Stock Number PB92-137470
Subjects Source reduction (Waste management) ; Recycling (Waste, etc.) ; Pollution control industry
Additional Subjects Waste recycling ; Industrial wastes ; Hazardous materials ; Pollution abatement ; Cost analysis ; United States ; Implementation ; Case studies ; Metal industry ; Crude oil ; Printing and publishing industry ; Transportation systems ; Machinery ; Wood products ; Electronics ; Textile industry ; Petroleum products ; Food industry ; Chemical industry ; Source reduction ; Waste minimization ; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
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NTIS  PB92-137470 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation vii, 60 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
The report produces 20 short write-ups of examples of recent industry initiatives to implement source reduction and recycling. These examples are taken from 10 different industries. Each write-up contains a description of the company, an overview of the source reduction/recycling measures that the company has implemented, and a summary of the amount of waste that has been reduced and in many cases the amount of money that has been saved.
"September 1991." "EPA/600/2-91/051." Photocopy.