Medrad Inc, a US manufacturer and distributor of high tech medical devices, established multiple programs to improve the company's environmental systems. These included an emissions reduction programme that resulted in emissions associated with sterilization procedures being decreased rapidly from roughly 55,000 pounds of hydrochlorofluorocarbon and ethylene oxide released in 2007 to approximately 27,000 pounds in 2009. A goal was set to completely eliminate these emissions. Another programme ad...

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12.1 Formulate environmental management strategy
12.3 Implement pollution prevention program

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