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Main Title Solid Waste Management in the Drug Industry.
Author Shilesk, Donald M. ; Kraus, Klaus W. ; Sulliva, Ralph J. ;
CORP Author Litton Systems, Inc., Camarillo, Calif.
Year Published 1973
Report Number EPA-CPE-69-7; 530-44c;
Stock Number PB-225 333
Additional Subjects ( Solid waste disposal ; Drug industry) ; Industrial waste ; Salvage ; Incinerators ; Sanitary landfills ; Hauling ; Biological products ; Plants(Botany) ; Plant location ; Data ; Costs ; Forecasting ; Regulations ;
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NTIS  PB-225 333 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 115p
Abstract
This report provides a description and analysis of solid waste management in the drug industry. A general description of the industry is presented followed by a description of the products and production processes of the industry. The solid wastes produced by 29 interviewed establishments are tabulated and the relationship between employment number and solid waste generated is evaluated. An analysis is made of solid waste management practices, economics, aesthetics, and future trends. Recycling possibilities are evaluated. The impact of waste production on surrounding communities is assessed.