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Main Title Multimaterial Source Separation in Marblehead and Somerville, Massachusetts: Collection and Marketing. Volume 2.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water and Waste Management.
Publisher Dec 79
Year Published 1979
Report Number SW-822;
Stock Number PB96-163282
Additional Subjects Household wastes ; Waste recycling ; Solid waste collection systems ; Separation ; Market research ; Equipment ; Procedures ; Materials recovery ; Costs ; Market analysis ; Demonstration program ; Marblehead(Massachusetts) ; Somerville(Massachusetts) ; Essex County(Massachusetts) ; Middlesex County(Massachusetts)
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http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyPDF.cgi?Dockey=10003JCT.PDF
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NTIS  PB96-163282 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 08/15/1996
Collation 59p
Abstract
The report examines a recycling program that involves separating household waste into recyclable components, such as paper, cans, glass, and refuse. It discusses selecting collection equipment, determining collection procedures, problems with equipment, problems with collection, and improving collection procedures. It also covers selecting markets, problems with markets, and overcoming market problems. Appendix provides material recovery and demonstration program costs and savings.