Description

This book, generated from several EPA documents, initially covers the legal disposal of solvents, but suggests several alternatives and possible ways to reduce the amount of solvents left over during manufacturing processes.

Readership

All industries which employ solvents in their processes.

Table of Contents

1. Land and Liquid Disposal Bans 2. Title III SARA - The Community's Right to Know 3. Solvent Waste Burning Regulations 4. Waste Minimization Liability Issues 5. Minimization of Process Equipment Cleaning Waste 6. Source Reduction - Parts Cleaning 7. Solvent Waste Minimization by the Coatings Industry 8. What to do With Hazardous Waste: Regulations, Management, and Disposal 9. Waste Reduction for Chlorinated Solvents Users 10. On-Site Reuse and Recycle of Solvents 11. Commercial (Off-Site) Solvent Reclamation 12. Making the Most of Bottoms and Residuals 13. Treatment: Solvent Wastestreams 14. Treatment of Solvent Wastewaters: Focus on Changing Economics Appendix A: Separation Techniques for Solvent Recovery Appendix B: Treatment and Pretreatment Appendix C: Good Operating Practice

Details

No. of pages:
173
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1990
Published:
Imprint:
William Andrew
Print ISBN:
9780815512547
Electronic ISBN:
9780080945217