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Main Title Characterization of municipal waste combustion ash, ash extracts, and leachates. Coalition on resource recovery and the environment. {microfiche} /
CORP Author NUS Corp., Gaithersburg, MD.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste,
Year Published 1990
Report Number EPA-68-01-7310; EPA/530/SW-90/029A
Stock Number PB90-187154
Subjects Refuse and refuse disposal ; Sanitary landfills--Leaching
Additional Subjects Solid waste disposal ; Ashes ; Hazardous materials ; Combustion products ; Leaching ; Ash content ; Fly ash ; Sampling ; Mass spectroscopy ; Gas chromatography ; Air pollution control ; Sample preparation ; Chemical analysis ; Tables(Data) ; Concentration(Composition) ; Extraction ; Municipal wastes ; Incineration ; Polychlorinated biphenyls ; Heavy metals ; Dioxins ; Solid waste management ; Technology utilization ; Pollution regulations
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NTIS  PB90-187154 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation v. (various pagings) ; 28 cm.
The report was prepared to enhance the data base on the characteristics of municipal waste combustion ashes, laboratory extracts of the MWC ashes, and leachates from HWC ash disposal facilities. As incineration has grown in popularity, so has concern over the management of increasing volumes of ash.
"March 1990."