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E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co., Inc.

Year Submitted: 2003

Process: Recycling

Industry: Chemical Manufacturing

Wastes Reduced: Solid Waste

Substance: Aerosol Cans

Location: Orange, Orange County TX

No. of employees: 2000

Contact: Roy Tiller

Phone: (409) 886-6945



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Environmental Benefits:

Implementing the Aerosolv system has eliminated aerosol cans from the waste stream, reducing landfill requirements by 100,000 cans and increasing scrap steel by 25,000 pounds. By developing the aerosol can handling procedure, plant wide compliance is easily obtained. Undocumented environmental benefits include reduction of hazardous waste transportation and handling, and reduction of hydrocarbon emissions to the atmosphere.

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Details of Reductions

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