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|Main Title||Memphis' Municipal Solid Waste Management System: A Case Study.|
|CORP Author||Applied Management Sciences, Inc., Silver Spring, Md.;Environmental Protection Agency, Rockville, Md. Solid Waste Management Office.|
|Report Number||EPA-68-03-0041; EPA-SW-530-77c;|
|Stock Number||PB-234 713|
|Additional Subjects||Solid waste disposal ; Urban planning ; Tennessee ; Earth fills ; Demography ; Local government ; State government ; Federal government ; Refuse ; Leaves(Botany) ; Collection ; Trucks ; Labor relations ; Cost analysis ; Cost estimates ; Incinerators ; Garbage ; Legislation ; Sanitary landfills ; Waste transfer stations ; Memphis(Tennessee)|
This study examines the solid waste collection and disposal system in Memphis, Tennessee. The background of the system, including location, geography, demography, climate, form of government, and the solid waste management agencies is described, and the characteristics of the system, including the services, equipment, and finances are discussed.