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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Poly-Plating Inc. - Chemical and Water Waste Reduction

Title:
Poly-Plating Inc. - Chemical and Water Waste Reduction

Abstract:
Poly-Plating designed and installed integral repurification equipment which filters, recycles and concentrates wastes for reclamation. This equipment reduced acid purchases to 1%of 1989 levels. Reclaiming and recycling has cut disposal costs by 98%. Additionally, water use has been reduced to 880 gallons per day, down from 78,000 gallons per day.

URL:
http://www.turi.org/content/download/5296/57657/file/CaseStudyPolyPlatingOTA1997.pdf

Source:
Toxics Use Reduction Institute (TURI) UMASS Lowell

Resource Type:
Case study/success story

Date of Publication:
1997

Associated Sectors:

  P2Rx

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