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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Multimedia Environmental Compliance Guide for Food Processors

Multimedia Environmental Compliance Guide for Food Processors

This document is a multi-media compliance assistance tool that will help food processors identify applicable, major federal environmental statutes and regulations. An appendix provides relevant portions of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) in an easier-to-understand format. Another appendix provides information on federal, state and professional organizations that can assist the facility with compliance issues. The guide also highlights opportunities for food processors to implement pollution prevention activities in accordance with food safety requirements of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).


U.S. EPA Office of Enforcement & Comp. Assurance

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March 1999

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GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).


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