TITLE

Where the rubble meets the road

AUTHOR(S)
Merrill, Lynn
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
World Wastes;May97, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Advises on establishing a construction and demolition (C&D) processing operation. Examples of C&D wastes; Transport for C&D materials; Separation activities during demolition; Weighing the cost between controlled and mass demolition; Growth of the C&D processing market; Establishing end markets; Types of wood waste processors.
ACCESSION #
9706042937

 

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