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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Paint Waste Reduction and Disposal Options: Executive Summary

Paint Waste Reduction and Disposal Options: Executive Summary

This text summarizes a report prepared by the Illinois Department of Energy and Natural Resources for the Governor and the Illinois General Assembly. The report is based upon a study that of all aspects of the waste paint problem, from its manufacture to its use by households and auto body shops. As part of this project, a mail survey of Illinois paint manufacturers and industrial users was conducted. In addition, site visits were made to gather information regarding paint related waste from industries, small businesses and waste recyclers within the state. Prepared by the Research Triangle Institute Center for Economics Research, Research Associates, and the Illinois Waste Management and Reserach Center. (PDF Format; Length: 18 pages)


IL Waste Management and Research Center

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June 1992

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