Date: Sat, 18 Sep 2010 19:22:03 -0400
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From: LBoyd**At_Symbol_Here**CHROMALLOY.COM
Subject: Re: paint/solvent rag disposal
Cintas will take rags for laundry.

    ----- Original Message -----
    From: ACTSNYC
    Sent: 09/18/2010 06:57 PM EDT
    To: DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**LIST.UVM.EDU
    Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] paint/solvent rag disposal
They say they've called everyone in the yellow pages to no avail.  They
must not be looking in the right yellow pages!  I'll google some National
Companies that list in Kansas on Tuesday when I'm back from working at the
U of Delaware.  M

In a message dated 9/18/2010 12:28:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
blunk**At_Symbol_Here**UCSC.EDU writes:

Monona,


Any full-service haz waste management outfit will take them. I know for a
fact the national vendors do.

The Art Center needs to work with the Haz Waste Mgmt firm to establish a
waste profile for the rags; then it’s straightforward.


Gaining approval from a laundry service company would be more challenging.
Their facilities typically aren’t designed or permitted to treat many of
the art-related contaminants.


Dan

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Dan Blunk  PhD, REA  831.459.3541  blunk**At_Symbol_Here**ucsc.edu

Environmental Programs Manager

Environmental Health &Safety Office

University of California Santa Cruz



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