TITLE

WASTE SERVICE PROVIDERS BECOME RESOURCE MANAGERS

AUTHOR(S)
Ligon, Paul; Mishra, P.N.; Votta, Tom
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
BioCycle;Apr2000, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Resource Management (RM), an alternative to traditional waste disposal contracting that seeks to change the relationship between solid waste contractors and their clients. Contractual arrangements of an RM-based contract; Performance contracting in the 1970s; Benefits of RM-based contracting to General Motors Corp.; How can RM boost resource efficiency.
ACCESSION #
3035268

 

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