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RECORD NUMBER: 144 OF 1405
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Automobile Dismantling Industry. A Survey of Solid Waste Management Practices in Four Cities.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Rockville, Md. Solid Waste Management Office.|
|Stock Number||PB-227 000|
|Additional Subjects||Solid waste disposal ; Automobiles ; Dismantling ; Metal scrap ; Materials recovery ; Process charting ; Costs ; Bailers ; Shredders ; Shears ; Incinerators ; Salvage ; Waste recycling ; Junk car disposal|
This report incorporates the results of two studies of the automobile dismantling industry in the United States in 1968: (1) a broad overview of the industry, (2) an analysis of solid waste management practices in four cities which are typical of situations and problems faced by the industry as a whole. The four cities studied were Buffalo, N.Y., St. Louis, Mo., Amarillo, Texas and Provo, Utah.