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July , 2014
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Hazardous Waste Compliance a Balancing Act at the Retail Level

Source: Environmental leader, Date: July , 2014

Today, hazardous waste compliance is no longer just an issue for the industrial or manufacturing industries. Itís become an area of significant concern for retailers as well. When it comes to managing hazardous waste, retailers are in a precarious balance of complexity and control due to a number of factors. As many high profile fines against retailers underscore, the financial repercussions of failing to strike the right balance can be significant. Not only do such infractions place a monetary burden on retailers, public fines can also negatively impact a brandís reputation. With consumer loyalty at stake, itís safe to estimate that negative news and the reputation damage to a brand could cost a company millions in lost sales in addition to these fines. In light of these variables, itís critical that retailers strike the right balance to comply with todayís hazardous waste regulations.

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