||Decision-Makers Guide in Solid Waste Management.
Colonna, Robert A.;
||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Solid Waste Management Programs.
Solid waste disposal;
Waste transfer stations;
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||This guide presents the key issues of solid waste management in a decision-making context. It attempts to anticipate all of the important decisions which local government managers must make in the effort to develop and operate solid waste programs in a responsive, cost-effective manner. Each chapter presents an issue, describes the alternatives, gives the advantages and disadvantages, and concludes with a summary statement which may include an EPA recommendation on the issue. Four basic categories of criteria by which decisions are mde in this field are the following: costs, environmental factors, resource conservation, and institutional factors.
||Presents waste management criteria based on costs, environmental factors, resource recovery and government policies.
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||13B; 68C#; 91A#; 43F
||PC A08/MF A01