Project Title & Description
Toxics Reduction via E-Waste Management
This project supports the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, pursuant to Public Law 112-10. Delta Institute will work with businesses and local governments in the Cleveland and Toledo metro areas to develop improved purchasing and management practices that will reduce electronic waste (e-waste) and releases of associated toxic substances. Expected results include preventing the release of 1,915 pounds of lead, 3,400 pounds of plastic and significant quantities of mercury and flame retardants.