Environmental Economics

Competitive Implications of Environmental Regulation in the Metal Finishing Industry

This report examines the competitive implications of environmental regulations in the metal finishing industry. It discusses industry structure, environmental, health and safety pressures, innovation by the industry in response to environmental pressures, competitive positioning of innovating firms, and the effect of environmental innovation on the industry.
This is one a number of reports prepared by the Institute as a part of their Competitiveness Project, as explained in their summary report.

  • Keywords

    3. Cost and Economic Impacts Analysis
    3. Costs and Economic Impact Analysis - Competitiveness Effects
    Environmental Media:
    a. Air
    b. Water
    c. Land
    a. Air - Stationary Source
    a. Air - Tropospheric
    b. Water - Surface
    c. Land - Solid Waste/RCRA
    Haveman, Mark
    EPA Project Officer/ Manager:
    Carlin, Alan
    Geographic Area:
    United States
    Study Purpose:
    Data Development, Policy Evaluation
    Report Series:
    Competitive Implications of Environmental Regulation
    Inventory Record #: EE-0214B
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    Research Organization:

    Management Institute for Environment and BusinessAddress:
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    Funding Organization:
    Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and DevelopmentAddress:
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    Date Linked: 05/28/2009