Illinois Sustainable Technology Center - University of Illinois

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Program Overview

Each year billions of pounds of waste are generated in the United States. It makes good business sense to improve the processes and practices that contribute to wastefulness. WMRC can provide environmentally responsible cost containment and quality improvement. Benefits include:

Cost Containment

Quality Improvement

How Can WMRC Help You?

WMRC technical assistance engineers possess a unique mix of experience and training that enables them to investigate and solve a variety of business problems. Our experts can help businesses and organizations reduce all types of solid waste as well as toxic releases into the air or water. Industrial sectors that have been extensively served by WMRC include metal forming, metal finishing, plastics manufacturing, metal casting, printed wiring boards, printing, food processing, chemical manufacturing, military, hospitals and a variety of service oriented businesses.

The WMRC Approach

WMRC engineers work as change agents to help customers identify and implement practices that improve efficiency. Services typically begin with a free assessment to develop strategies and set priorities for addressing issues. Some of these recommended practices require only basic changes in existing processes. Other opportunities may include the development, transfer, or diffusion of innovative technologies. No matter the size of the project, WMRC can provide a sustainable solution!

Illinois Sustainable Technology Center

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Champaign, IL 61820

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