Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 4 OF 9
|Main Title||Buffalo's Crusher Facility for Bulky Solid Waste.|
|CORP Author||Wegman (Leonard S.) Co., Inc., Buffalo, N.Y.|
|Report Number||PHS-EC-00091; 530/SW-60d;|
|Stock Number||PB-225 159|
|Additional Subjects||( Solid waste disposal ; Crushing) ; Refuse disposal ; Incinerators ; Urban planning ; Costs ; Electric power demand ; Dust control ; Size separation ; New York ; Buffalo(New York)|
The report gives details on a study conducted to determine the feasibility of presizing bulky municipal refuse discards before charging them into an incinerator. The discards included overstuffed chairs, sofas, other old furniture, carpets, mattresses, springs, washers, dryers, television cabinets, juke boxes, demolition lumber, tree trunks, and automobile tires. Details are provided on the design and operation of the bulk refuse crusher selected.