ISBN: 0833008722, 9780833008725
Authors: Kathleen A. Wolf, Christopher W. Myers
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: solvents, dry, cleaning, industry, chlorinated, generators, waste, management, small, quantity, hazardous
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

This report provides an assessment of chlorinated solvent use and waste generation in the dry cleaning industry. It summarizes the waste management practices in dry cleaning and extends them to other small-quantity generators (SQGs) of hazardous wastes. It focuses on alternatives to land disposal for a class of chemicals called chlorinated solvents, which pose a range of environmental and health p......