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Main Title Composting of municipal solid wastes in the United States /
Author Breidenbach, Andrew W. ; Breidenbac, Andrew W.
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Author Title of a Work
Breidenbach, A. W.
Breidenbach, Andrew W.
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency.; Environmental Protection Agency, Rockville, Md. Solid Waste Management Office.
Publisher U.S. Government Printing Office,
Year Published 1971
Report Number EPA SW-47r; EPA 530/SW-47r
Stock Number PB-213 478
OCLC Number 00241650
Subjects Compost ; Refuse and refuse disposal
Additional Subjects Compost ; Refuse and refuse disposal ; ( Waste disposal ; Composts) ; Reviews ; Industrial plants ; Cost estimates ; Capital costs ; Operating costs ; Utilization ; Marketing ; Bacteria ; Economic analysis ; Chemical analysis ; Tennessee ; Solid waste disposal ; Johnson City(Tennessee)
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA SW-47r Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD  EPA SW-47r AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/13/1999
ERAD  EPA 530/SW-47r Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 07/23/2012
ESAD  SW-47r Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB-213 478 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation x, 103 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
The report contains the following sections on composting: Composting technology; Processing systems, types of plants, and a listing of municipal composting plants and their status as of December 1969. Broad engineering, chemical, and microbiological aspects of composting municipal refuse, with and without the addition of other organic wastes; Capital and operating costs for the research and development plant at Johnson City, Tennessee and the demonstration plant at Gainesville, Tennessee. Preliminary compost utilization and marketing studies; and the role composting is expected to have in future solid waste management systems.
"EPA SW-47r." "1971." "Solid waste management series (SW-47r)." Includes bibliographical references.