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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,
Year Published 1995
Report Number EPA 530-R-95-023; EPA-CX-817119-01
Stock Number PB96-780671
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
Internet Access
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NTIS  PB96-780671 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Edition 2nd ed.
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.