Of those that reported little or no process change, only 11 percent saw "significant improvement" in the cost of goods purchased
In 1976, Congress passed the Carter-supported Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), which required that all paper purchased
by federal agencies contain at least 30 percent post-consumer content.
Thus, a traditional purchased
call (put) option contract may not be designated as a normal purchase (sale).
Disqualified stock includes any stock purchased
during the five years preceding the spin-off (the five-year period).
Upon questioning, the 12-year-old revealed that 3 days previously he had purchased
the firearm on the street for $300.
For example, MRO invoices at an ITT division account for 59% of its manufacturing units' invoice volume but less than 5% of the total dollars spent on purchased
goods; and 81% of its MRO invoices are less than $1,000, accounting for only 3.
Collectively, purchases of less than $100 may account for less than 5 percent of the total dollar-volume of company purchases, yet the fixed internal processing costs of these transactions can be $120-150 each, regardless of the value of the item purchased
However, the data suggest that the mortgages purchased
by other secondary market institutions in 1992 generally included higher proportions of conventional home loans extended to lower-income families and to families living in central cities relative to the purchases by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
In Hawk's case, each shareholder would own three policies, resulting in a total of 12 policies being purchased
for the arrangement.
Bankruptcy auctions often include the sale of patent or trademark rights, which can impart significant potential value and often can be purchased
for a fraction of their fair value.