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Sep
12
2011

Disposing of Hazardous Waste

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Disposing of Hazardous Waste

What It Is Hazardous waste is waste that is dangerous or potentially harmful to our health or the environment. Hazardous wastes can be liquids, solids, gases, or sludges. They include commercial products, such as cleaning fluids or pesticides, and some by-products of manufacturing processes.[1] Hazardous waste should not be dumped …

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Sep
12
2011
Environmentally-Friendly Printing

What It Is Environmentally-friendly printing combines sustainability with the printing of paper products. It involves practices that prove less harmful to the environment than customary printing practices. Some eco-friendly printing tips include: Using digital formats over printing whenever possible Using recycled paper Using recycled printer cartridges Purchasing soy-based ink Printing …

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Sep
12
2011
Solid Waste Audits

What It Is A solid waste audit helps an organization understand its waste production and disposal. During a solid waste audit, an employee or auditor will examine the sources, composition, weight, volume, and end location of an organization’s waste.The organization can then use the audit’s results to reduce its waste …

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