Some of the factors that have thus far slowed the development of recycling as a practical and realistic alternative for waste disposal are reviewed. Then a national program system for recycling, which can be established within the next few years, and which will overcome many of the current obstacles, is proposed. Simply stated, it is: Broaden the scope and size of the recycling system to take full advantage of the economics of large-scale processing, transportation, and marketing.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Railway Systems and Management Association

    181 East Lake Shore Drive
    Chicago, IL  United States  60611
  • Authors:
    • Kennedy III, R G
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 1-15
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00050392
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 24 1974 12:00AM