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Pollution control in the 500 largest United States industrial corporations

James Rolf Lowry

Pollution control in the 500 largest United States industrial corporations

by James Rolf Lowry

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Published by Bureau of Business Research, College of Business, Ball State University in Muncie, Ind .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Pollution -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
    • Corporations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James R. Lowry, Michael Gennett, and Richard J. Olson.
      SeriesReport - Bureau of Business Research, Ball State University ; no. 6
      ContributionsGennett, Michael, joint author., Olson, Richard J., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD69.P6 L68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. ;
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5169188M
      LC Control Number74620199

        Even so, compared to the overall broader market, our three largest pollution controls companies are destined to be a breath of fresh air, outperforming the Author: Joseph Cafariello. United Technologies shares traded at over $ per share, and its market capitalization was valued at US$ billion in October UTC ranked No. 51 in the Fortune list of the largest United States corporations by total r: Frederick Rentschler.

      Industrial water pollution is caused by the discharge of harmful chemicals and compounds into water, which makes it unsuitable for drinking and other purposes. Although 70% of the Earth is covered by water, only water bodies like lakes, ponds, rivers, reservoirs, and streams provide us with fresh water, and so, keeping them clean is an issue of survival not only for humans but for all other. In Trade Liberalization and Pollution Havens (NBER Working Paper No. ), authors Josh Ederington, Arik Levinson, and Jenny Minier ultimately refute the notion that domestic manufacturing is cleaner today because trade agreements have allowed the United States to use "pollution havens" in the developing world to do its dirty work.

      This manual is intended as a set of guidelines for companies that are not yet fully involved in a corporate program of environmental control. The information is presented for plant managers, engineers, and other industrial personnel responsible for plant compliance with air pollution control regulations. The topics covered in the manual are compliance program planning, plant emission survey. Wal-Mart knocks Exxon Mobil out of the top slot to rule the Fortune again. See the full list of America's largest corporations, including detailed company profiles and contact information.


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