Following are a set of P2 options you may wish to implement. No option is perfect for everyone, but sometimes options
that have worked at one facility can work at yours. They might also serve as inspiration.
Unreviewed Plastic - Mixing Process Options
Options below have not been reviewed by pollution prevention specialists. They are commonly recommended and
implemented for facilities.
The plastic mixing process is computer controlled. Recipes are loaded into the computer to prevent the incorrect raw material or amounts from being used. On rare occasion, small amounts of the PVC mixture may undergo the regrind/reuse process.
Minimize spills, and clean up under dust collectors to reduce potential for lead to enter sewer system.
Work with customers to minimize lead content in their products.