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Recycling Economic Development Through Scrap-Based Manufacturing

| Written by ILSR Admin | No Comments | Updated on Jan 1, 1994 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

This report documents manufacturer use of scrap materials and associated jobs and value added. It lays out strategies for keeping these benefits in the community and establishing scrap-based industries. An excellent primer for those interested in recycling-based economic development.

by Michael Lewis
ISBN 0-917582-97-7, LC 94-5188
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