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Main Title San Jose's Municipal Solid Waste System: A Case Study.
CORP Author Applied Management Sciences, Inc., Silver Spring, Md.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Solid Waste Management.
Year Published 1973
Report Number EPA-68-03-0041; EPA/530/SW-78c;
Stock Number PB-240 395
Additional Subjects Solid waste disposal ; California ; Urban areas ; Management planning ; Collection ; Refuse disposal ; Hauling ; Earth fills ; Reclamation ; Local government ; State government ; Economic analysis ; Garbage disposal ; Regulations ; Legislation ; Government policies ; Sanitary landfills ; Waste recycling ; San Jose(California)
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NTIS  PB-240 395 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
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Abstract
This study examines the solid waste collection and management system in San Jose, California, which is operated by private contractors with exclusive franchises from the city. The background of the system, including location, geography, demography, climate, form of government, and solid waste management agencies is described; the characteristics of the system, including the services, equipment, and finances are also discussed.