Dairyland Equipment Services / Wabasha County, Plainview
Goal: Evaluate the use of mercury manometers in the dairy industry.
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Grand Rapids
Goal: Research waste reduction in a vehicle maintenance facility.
Minnesota Waste Wise, Saint Paul
Goal: General technical support for the program.
Advance Circuits, Roseville
Goal: Evaluate water conservation at a printed circuit board manufacturer.
Astoria Industries, Jackson
Goal: Research source reduction and recycling opportunities for a fiberglass reinforced plastics shop.
EMD Associates, Winona
Goal: Recommend options to reduce lead solder paste and solder flux in a printed circuits manufacturing facility.
Fisher-Rosemount, Eden Prairie
Goal: Identify and segregate contaminated materials to reduce hazardous waste.
University Technology Center, Minneapolis
Goal: Develop methods for reducing waste in a multi-tenant commercial building.
US Steel - Minntac, Mountain Iron
Goal: Identify solid waste source reduction options and develop a plant-wide waste recycling program.
Goal: Reduce solvent emissions in painting operations.
Rosemount Aerospace, Burnsville
Goal: Investigate aqueous alternatives for cleaning measurement instrumentation.
SCS Co-Sines, Maplewood
Goal: Recommend solutions for zinc alloy die cast scrap reuse.
Tandem Products, Blooming Prairie
Goal: Reduce waste in polyurethane manufacturing operations.
Wernke Ink, Plymouth
Goal: Develop options for recycling ink-contaminated HDPE containers.
Zytec Corporation, Redwood Falls
Goal: Identify source recovery options for isopropyl alcohol at an electronic equipment manufacturer.
Avecor Cardiovascular, Plymouth
Goal: Evaluate alternatives to freon used in manufacturing medical equipment and supplies.
ME International, Duluth
Goal: Investigate alternatives to 1,1,1-trichloroethane used in a foundry process.
Medallion Kitchens, Waconia
Goal: Increase transfer efficiency through part placement, spray adjustment and overspray reuse.
Minnesota Valley Engineering, New Prague
Goal: Identify, assess, and minimize Industrial coatings waste.
Nico Plating, Minneapolis
Goal: Investigate the use of aqueous cleaners as substitutes for tricholorethylene.
Sci-Med Life, Maple Grove
Goal: Evaluate cold cleaning with isopropyl alchol to reduce CFC-113 use in medical device manufacturing.
Vision-Ease Polycarbonate, Brooklyn Center
Goal: Research eliminating trichloroethylene, a chlorinated solvent, from multifocal lens production.
Aaron Carlson Company, Minneapolis
Goal: Assemble a list of waterbased lacquer suppliers and establish criteria for judging the quality of finish to compare lacquers.