Waste Management Practices : Municipal, Hazardous, and Industrial. (eBook, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Waste Management Practices : Municipal, Hazardous, and Industrial.

Author: John Pichtel
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A practical guide for the identification and management of a range of hazardous wastes, Waste Management Practices: Municipal, Hazardous, and Industrial integrates technical information including chemistry, microbiology, and engineering, with current regulations. Emphasizing basic environmental science and related technical fields, the book is an introductory manual for waste management as mandated by Resource  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Pichtel
ISBN: 0849335256 9780849335259
OCLC Number: 990383856
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (690 pages)
Contents: Front cover; Preface; Author's Biography; Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Introduction; A Brief History of Waste Management; Regulatory Development; Characterization of Solid Waste; Municipal Solid Waste Collection; Recycling Solid Wastes; Municipal Solid Waste Processing; Materials Recovery Facilities; Composting MSW; Incineration of MSW; The Sanitary Landfill; Identification of Hazardous Waste; Hazardous Waste Generator Requirements; Hazardous Waste Transportation; Treatment, Storage, and Disposal Facility Requirements; Incineration of Hazardous Wastes; Hazardous Waste Treatment. Land Disposal of Hazardous WasteUniversal Wastes; Management of Used Oil; Medical and Infectious Wastes; Construction and Demolition Debris; Electronics Waste; List of Acronyms and Abbreviations; Index; Back cover.
Other Titles: Mathematical Analysis and Applications

Abstract:

A practical guide for the identification and management of a range of hazardous wastes, Waste Management Practices: Municipal, Hazardous, and Industrial integrates technical information including chemistry, microbiology, and engineering, with current regulations. Emphasizing basic environmental science and related technical fields, the book is an introductory manual for waste management as mandated by Resource Conservation and Recovery Act and related statutes. The first section of the book provides an overview of the historical and regulatory development of waste management. The second.

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