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View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for Ohio: Floordrains

Floor drains in many industrial facilities have been found to empty into surface waters, or into septic fields. Floor drains, especially those built when designers and contractors were much less...

http://www.ecarcenter.org/oh/oh-floordrain.htm
View Resource CCAR-GreenLink

Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair organization assisting automotive technicians, educators and businesses with environmental compliance through education and information.

http://www.ccar-greenlink.org/
View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for California Air Bag Cartridges

Air bags are compromises. Cars are equipped with them in order to try to make the best of a very bad situation (a collision). But the air bag cartridges contain an explosive chemical, sodium azide....

http://www.ecarcenter.org/ca/ca-airbags.htm
View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for California Septic Tanks and Disposal Wells

There is a simple rule for determining when it is OK to put industrial wastewater into a septic system - never. You can dispose of "sanitary wastes" from ordinary lavatory use or hand washing in a...

http://www.ecarcenter.org/ca/ca-septic.htm
View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for California Solvent Cleaning

Various methods are used to clean oil and grease from auto parts before sale. This fact sheet covers the environmental issues associated with solvent cleaning methods such as parts washers containing...

http://www.ecarcenter.org/ca/ca-solvent.htm
View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for California Waste Fuel

Because waste fuel (gasoline or diesel) is flammable, it is classified as a hazardous waste, and you need to manage it according to the hazardous waste rules. This fact sheet will outline the rules...

http://www.ecarcenter.org/ca/ca-wastefuel.htm
View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for Illinois Aqueous Cleaning

Various methods are used to clean oil and grease from auto parts before sale. This fact sheet covers the environmental issues associated with aqueous cleaning methods such as enclosed spray washers,...

http://www.ecarcenter.org/il/il-aqueous.htm
View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for Illinois Mercury

Mercury, a silver-colored liquid metal, is extremely toxic to the nervous system and may impair the way we see, hear, walk and talk. When spilled, mercury can evaporate at room temperature and the...

http://www.ecarcenter.org/il/il-mercury.htm
View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for Iowa Used Oil

Used oil is insoluble, persistent and may contain toxic chemicals and heavy metals. If spilled on the ground, poured down storm drains or disposed of with trash, it can pollute surface water or...

http://www.ecarcenter.org/ia/ia-usedoil.htm
View Resource ECAR Fact Sheet for Iowa Used Oil Filters

In the past, the majority of used oil filters were disposed of in landfills. Today, millions of filters are being recycled. Oil filters are usually made from paper, metal and rubber. Used oil filters...

http://www.ecarcenter.org/ia/ia-usedfil.htm
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