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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Chemical Management: Overcoming Barriers to Diffusion

Title:
Chemical Management: Overcoming Barriers to Diffusion

Abstract:
Chemical Management Services (CMS) is an innovative alternative to traditional chemical supply, resulting in lower chemical costs and reduced chemical waste. However, only an estimated 3%-6% of applicable companies have adopted CMS. This report identifies the most significant barriers to diffusion and provides a "Top 10" list of recommendations for strengthening and expanding the CMS industry. Written by Thomas J. Bierma and Frank L. Waterstraat. (Length: 110 pages)

URL:
http://www.wmrc.uiuc.edu/main_sections/info_services/library_docs/rr/RR87ChemicalManagement.pdf

Source:
Illinois Waste Management and Research Center

Resource Type:
Article/report

Date of Publication:
May 2001

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