TITLE

PaintCare Pilot Program Marks First Year with Record Numbers

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
CoatingsTech;Oct2011, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the first anniversary of the American Coatings Association's (ACA) pilot program PaintCare and its first annual report for Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). The report includes program costs of paints, infrastructure of collection, volume of collected paint and education activities. PaintCare formed 95 collection sites with municipal as well as retail outlets. It recycled latex and alkyd paints. It can manage thousands of gallons of leftover paint.
ACCESSION #
66912972

 

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