Re: [PPLetterpress] used rags
- Are the hydrocarbons in the ink or in the solvents?
On Apr 8, 2008, at 10:23 PM, Graham and Kathy wrote:
> Would be glad to get a further report on this if you try it.
> Graham Moss
> Incline Press
> 36 Bow Street
> Oldham OL1 1SJ England
> On 9/4/08 06:18, "Mark Attwood" <mark@...> wrote:
> > Dear all,
> > I have been concerned about putting used inky/oily rags in the waste
> > system for some time, and a few months back spoke to a guy who
> > up chemical spills on roads. He told me I could get an enzyme that I
> > could put in a bin with the rags that would "eat" all the
> > hydrocarbons and within about 2 months they would be safe to put
> > a regular dump site. I haven't actually done it yet, and wondered if
> > anyone else out there had investigated this?
> > Mark Attwood
> > mark@...
> > www.artprintsa.com
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