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Welcome to the Metal Fabrication & Machining Topic Hub™, a guide to basic information with links to additional on-line resources.

Background and Overview
Description of industry and the types of products it manufactures

Operations
Information about the key processes and raw materials used in the metal fabrication and machining industry

Reasons for Change
Information about waste streams, environmental compliance, worker health and safety, and economic impact of inefficient operations

P2 Opportunities
Information about technologies and operating practices that reduce the hazards, quantities and costs of waste

Assistance Activities
Activities of assistance programs

Where To Go for Help
Contact information for experts in the northeast and nationally that can answer any questions you weren’t able to answer by using this topic hub.

Complete List of Links
Lists all resources cataloged in this hub. If you know of resources relating to this topic, please let us know. We will review all suggestions and include them in the hub if they provide non-biased information not currently covered.

 


The Topic Hub™ is a product of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx)

The Metal Fabrication & Machining Topic Hub™ was developed by:

Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
Contact email: abray@newmoa.org

Hub Last Updated: 12/4/2012

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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