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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Electronic waste management /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Hester, R. E.
Harrison, Roy M.,
Publisher RSC Pub.,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 214308190
ISBN 9780854041121; 0854041125
Subjects Electronic waste--Management. ; Elektronik--miljèoaspekter. ; Avfallshantering--EU-länderna. ; êAtervinning.
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EMAM  TD799.85.E543 2009 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 03/29/2011
Collation xvi, 263 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction and overview / Martin Goosey -- Materials used in manufacturing electrical and electronic products / Gary C. Stevens and Martin Goosey -- Dumping, burning and landfill / Ian Holmes -- Recycling and recovery / Darren Kell -- Integrated approach to e-waste recycling / Rod Kellner -- European Recycling Platform (ERP) : a pan-European solution to WEEE complance / Scott Butler -- Liquid crystal displays : from devices to recycling / Avtar S. Matharu and Yanbing Wu -- The role of collective versus individual producer responsibility in e-waste management : key learnings from around the world / Mark Dempsey and Kirstie McIntyre -- Rapid assessment of electronics enclosure plastics / Patrick J. Baird, Henryk Herman and Gary C. Stevens. "The book deals with the full range of waste management issues, including recycling and recovery of materials and design considerations for waste minimisation. In addition, the book also contains a wide variety of illustrative case studies. With detailed and comprehensive coverage of the subject matter, an extensive bibliography is provided with each chapter." "Electronic Waste Management is essential reading for all involved with electrical and electronic waste management through its comprehensive review of recent EU legislation and the subsequent impact on manufacturers and users of electronic equipment."--Jacket.