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We advocate on all animal protection and exploitation issues, including experimentation, factory farming, rodeos, breeders and traveling animal acts.

Animal Defenders of Westchester
P.O. Box 205
Yonkers, NY 10704


Tanneries and the environment

Technical Report Series No. 04 : Tanneries and the Environment
UNEP 1991 Paperback 119 pages Price: USD 40.00.

The report outlines the systematic measures that can be taken to reduce the environmental impact in tanneries. It discusses such important issues as siting of installations, cleaner production technologies and their correct operation, methods of minimizing, recycling and recovery of waste material, effective means of treatment and disposal of residuals, the prevention of industrial spillages, and protection against workplace hazards.

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