What do aerosol deodorants, air fresheners and hairstyling products have in common with industrial waste? If you guessed not much, you're
right! The latest news from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) indicates they will issue a proposal in April 2018 to allow aerosol cans to be treated as "universal waste" – a long encouraged move that will distinguish common consumer product aerosol wastes at greater than 100,000 retail establishments from wastes produced by heavy industry. A move that just makes sense.
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Andrew Sousa, Assistant Director, CRC