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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Overcoming Barriers to Pollution Prevention in Small Businesses: Applications in the Metal Parts Fabrication Industry

Title:
Overcoming Barriers to Pollution Prevention in Small Businesses: Applications in the Metal Parts Fabrication Industry

Abstract:
The purpose of this research was to answer two fundamental questions: (1) Why is business adopting pollution prevention (P2) so slowly despite the financial and environmental benefits of P2 and the extensive promotion efforts of federal, state, and local government? and (2) What strategies could be used to significantly accelerate the adoption of P2 by business? (PDF Format; Length: 51 pages)

URL:
http://www.wmrc.uiuc.edu/main_sections/info_services/library_docs/rr/RR-E75.PDF

Source:
IL Waste Management & Research Center (WMRC)

Resource Type:
Article/report

Date of Publication:
May 1995

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