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GLRPPR Sector Resource: The Pierce Company, Inc. Alternative Solvent P2 Case Study

Title:
The Pierce Company, Inc. Alternative Solvent P2 Case Study

Abstract:
This Indiana Clean Manufacturing Technology & Safe Materials Institute (CMTI) case study describes a joint project the Pierce Company, Inc. initiated with the Indiana Pollution Prevention and Safe Materials Institute to investigate measures the company could take to reduce hazardous chemical use and its hazardous chemical regulatory reporting burdens. The project quickly focused on the vapor degreasing operation employed by the company for cleaning its pre-assembled fuel pump products as well as other automotive parts.

URL:
https://engineering.purdue.edu/CMTI/Technology_Transfer/pierce.html

Source:
Indiana CMTI

Resource Type:
Case study/success story

Date of Publication:
March 1996

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