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Main Title Business guide for reducing solid waste.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Solid Waste and Emergency Response,
Year Published 1990
Report Number EPA/530/K-92/004
Stock Number PB2005-102368
Subjects Factory and trade waste--Environmental aspects. ; Recycling (Waste, etc.)
Additional Subjects Solid waste management ; Municipal wastes ; Businesses ; Instructions ; Solid waste disposal ; Savings ; Implementation ; Monitoring ; Manuals ; Recycling ; Waste reduction ; Waste minimization
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2005-102368 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation iv, 41, [46] pages ; 28 cm
This guide offers step-by-step instructions designed to assist medium and large businesses, governments, and other organizations establish a waste reduction program. Although not specifically designed for smaller companies, these firms also might find the guide useful. While employees at all levels can profit from this guide, the information that follows is directed toward members of the waste reduction team, a group of employees charged with planning and implementing the program. The guide presents an overview on developing and implementing a waste reduction program, followed by a series of worksheets designed to help the team conduct a waste assessment and devise a program tailored for its companys specific goals.Appendix A lists a number of specific waste reduction measures that can be implemented in the workplace.
Cover title. "EPA/530-K-92-004." 46 pages of forms. "November 1990." Microfiche.