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RECORD NUMBER: 370 OF 5444
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Analysis of U.S. Municipal Waste Combustion Operating Practices.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste.|
|Publisher||18 May 89|
|Additional Subjects||Waste disposal ; Combustion chambers ; Incinerators ; Municipalities ; Surveys ; Facilities ; Residues ; Materials handling ; States(United States) ; Cost analysis ; Waste recycling ; Listings ; Addresses|
The study presents the results of a nationwide survey of municipal waste combustion (MWC) facilities. The intent of the survey was to characterize the MWC industry as completely as possible. Topics covered include description of facilities, characterization of waste received, review of recycling activities, description of residue generation, and residue handling and disposal practices.