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Re: Compostable diapers / plastic vs. glass / diesel vs.gas

Some of the relevant info comparing vehicles is at 


the WWW site for the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy


Anthony Sasson
Ohio EPA
Office of Pollution Prevention
Lazarus Govt. Center, 122 S. Front St.
Columbus, Ohio  43216-1049

>>> "Kirsten Sinclair Rosselot" <rosselot@ix.netcom.com> 08/03/99 06:27PM >>>
Franklin Associates (Prairie Village, Kansas) did a comparison of soft-drink
containers in 1989 called "Comparative Energy and Environmental Impacts for
Soft Drink Delivery Systems."  The study was commissioned by the National
Association for Plastic Container Recovery, a plastics manufacturers group.

Kirsten Sinclair Rosselot, P.E.
Process Profiles
P.O. Box 8264
Calabasas, CA 91372-8264


(818) 878-0454

-----Original Message-----
From: Serge de Gheldere
To: Multiple recipients of list ECDM <ECDM@pdomain.uwindsor.ca>
Date: Tuesday, August 03, 1999 6:51 AM
Subject: Compostable diapers / plastic vs. glass / diesel vs. gas

>     Hello ECDM'ers:
>     1) Can anyone point me towards (European) manufacturers of compostable
>     diapers. I know there is a brand called "Nature boy & girl",
>     manufactured in Sweden, but I can't find the actual manufacturer.
>     2) Where can I find LCAs or an environmental comparison between glass
>     and PET packaging for water or soda.
>     3) Same question for Diesel vs. gasoline (vs. bio-diesel vs.
>     electricity) for engines of personal cars.
>     Thank you,
>     Serge de Gheldere