Cradle-to-grave


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Cradle-to-grave

With no consideration for sustainability, these types of products are used for a period of time and then discarded, often long before their useful life is actually complete
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Both meetings took place within the framework of the IAEA TC project INT9182, Sustaining Cradle-to-Grave Control of Radioactive Sources.
Preserving a cradle-to-grave operation under a single edict of three metrics will only guarantee an early grave for acquisition reform.
A California bill that would require electronics manufacturers to accept cradle-to-grave responsibility for their obsolete and toxic products has passed two legislative committees and is headed to the Assembly Appropriations Committee.
Strong state control and job security laws are firmly rooted in Uruguay thanks largely to the remarkable cradle-to-grave welfare programs created by President Jose Batlle y Ordofiez in the early 20th century, programs which fostered a well-educated, egalitarian society.
All services will be on an outpatient basis, and will include cradle-to-grave care, Gutierrez said.
Instead, cradle-to-grave records will be stored on discs.
It's very simple: If you want children, you first make sure you earn enough to raise them, because taxpayers are tired of financing cradle-to-grave handouts just because you wanted babies but didn't want to support them.
Used extensively in product movement and logistics applications, RFID is a flexible tool for tracking materials, maintaining security and complying with increasing cradle-to-grave regulations.
Get angry at generations of girls and women who have had children they had no intention of supporting without cradle-to-grave government support.
Clarity Imaging offers its customers cradle-to-grave printer support providing products and services from the oldest to the newest releases of printer models, including a full line of magnetic ink character recognition (MICR) printing used in check writing.