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Main Title Siting of hazardous waste management facilities and public opposition : final report /
CORP Author Centaur Associates, inc.; United States. Office of Solid Waste.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water & Waste Management : [U.S. G.P.O.],
Year Published 1979
Report Number SW 809; OSW000809 NSCEP; EPA/SW-809; EPA 530/SW-809; EPA-68-01-5012
Stock Number PB96-163266
OCLC Number 07252390
Subjects Hazardous wastes--United States ; Waste disposal sites--Location--United States
Additional Subjects Hazardous wastes--United States ; Waste disposal sites--United States--Location ; Hazardous waste sites ; Environmental monitoring ; Earth fills ; Case studies ; Waste management ; Public opinion ; Public relations ; RCRA(Resource Conservation and Recovery Act)
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA SW-809 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 08/13/2013
EKBD  EPA-530/SW-809 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 06/29/2001
ELBD  EPA 530-SW-809 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/13/1999
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA SW-809 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ERAD  EPA 530/SW-809 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/11/2012
ESAD  SW-809 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB96-163266 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation v, 388 pages ; 28 cm
This document presents the results of an EPA study concluding that public opposition to the siting of hazardous waste management facilities, especially landfills, is a critical problem. Provides insight into those factors which give rise to public opposition to the siting and operation of hazardous waste facilities. Identifies actions taken to try to reduce or overcome opposition. Stresses the need for providing the public with more information. Appendices include case studies, New England regional commission report, and information on state regulatory agencies.
"This report (SW-809)--was prepared under contract for the Office of Solid Waste." On cover: SW 809. Includes bibliographical references.