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RECORD NUMBER: 289 OF 1723
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Decision-maker's guide to solid waste management. Volume II.|
|CORP Author||Wisconsin Univ.-Madison.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Municipal and Industrial Solid Waste Div.|
|Publisher||Office of Solid Waste, Municipal and Industrial Solid Waste Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,|
|Report Number||EPA 530-R-95-023; EPA-CX-817119-01|
|Subjects||Refuse and refuse disposal--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Solid waste management ; Municipal wastes ; Decision making ; Guides ; Waste recycling ; Composting ; Composts ; Combustion ; Incinerators ; Ground disposal ; Waste disposal ; Landfills ; Waste transfer stations ; Waste processing ; Waste storage ; Solid waste collection systems ; Facilities management ; Refuse derived fuels ; Hazardous materials ; Integrated systems ; Alternatives ; Implementation ; Routing ; Incentives ; Market analysis ; Financing ; Budgeting ; Legal aspects ; Public information ; Communications ; Source reduction ; Waste generation ; Waste characterization ; Waste handling|
|Collation||1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 28 cm|
This report expands the information provided in the 1989 edition. It offers solid waste practitioners more detailed information to understand the key technical, economic, political, and social issues that must be addressed in order to develop effective waste management programs. Sections address public education and involvement, facility siting, factors to consider in developing a waste management program, collection and transfer, source reduction, recycling, composting, combustion, and land disposal. It provides an overview in the highlights section of each chapter, contains references at the end of each chapter, and includes a glossary.
Distributed to depository libraries in microfiche. Shipping list no.: 97-0753-M. "August 1995." "EPA 530-R-95-023." "Cooperative Agreement No. CX-817119-01." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.