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ME Junkyards

Organization(s) Maine Dept. of Environmental Protection
Project Description The Maine Department of Environmental Protection (ME DEP) is undertaking a junkyard initiative in conjunction with the passage of a law requiring proper removal and reclamation of mercury switches from automobiles. The DEP is planning to:

-organize trainings for auto salvage/junkyards

-draft Best Management Practices for the handling of hazardous fluids

-hold 10 "breakfast" training sessions for auto salvage/ junkyard operators.

 
Project Contact
Name Julie Churchill
Phone 207-287-7881
E-mail
 
Project Keywords
Processes Metal Recovery
Activity Keywords Training/workshops
 
Source
Newsletter Northeast States Pollution Prevention News - Vol. 12 No. 2, Summer 2002 [PDF]

 

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