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Promoting hazardous waste reduction

Warren R. Muir

Promoting hazardous waste reduction

six steps states can take

by Warren R. Muir

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Published by INFORM, Inc. in New York, N.Y. (381 Park Ave. South, New York) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hazardous wastes -- United States -- Management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Factory and trade waste -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Waste minimization -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Warren R. Muir and Joanna Underwood.
      ContributionsUnderwood, Joanna D., 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD1040 .M85 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination19, [2] p. :
      Number of Pages19
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2117988M
      LC Control Number88174726

      The Hazardous Waste Minimization Project of ILSR was initiated to further an Institute philosophy that resource use should be American Nongovernmental Organizations’ Role in Promoting Waste Reduction and Clean Technology Transfer | SpringerLinkAuthor: Lawrence R. Martin. Recycling and Waste Reduction:a Guide for Schools Establish a tracking system — Data on the recycling program will be important to track effectiveness, identify successes, and show its strengths and weaknesses. Before starting, develop a way to track progress. Simple spreadsheets detailing collection efforts work well for individual schools.

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      This book chapter discusses the management of hazardous waste in developing countries, with particular emphasis on industrial hazardous waste, medical waste, and household hazardous waste. hazardous wastes Waste Policy and Implementation Direction reduction, recycling, treatment and disposal, to one that is oriented toward recycling, energy harvesting, and the improvement of treatment and disposal the government has been promoting a remanufacturing project to recover and reuse resources in a more efficient manner. As.


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