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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Success Stories: Asbestos Conversion Unit

Success Stories: Asbestos Conversion Unit

This website describes a successful pilot project performed at the U.S. Department of Energy Hanford Site in Washington state. Asbestos wastes were converted into an asbestos-free recyclable aggregate material for reuse as backfill and roadbed cover.


U.S. Department of Energy--Hanford Site

Resource Type:
Case study/success story

Date of Publication:
Not Available

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