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Main Title Characterization of municipal solid waste in the United States 1990 update. /
Author Kaldijan, Paul. ; Kaldjian., P.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response,
Year Published 1990
Report Number EPA/530/SW-90/042
Stock Number PB90-215112
OCLC Number 45408327
Subjects Refuse and Refuse disposal--United States. ; Refuse and Refuse disposal--United States--Statistics.
Additional Subjects Solid waste disposal ; Municipalities ; United States ; Identifying ; Management ; Reduction ; Earth fills ; Combustion ; Incinerators ; Recycled materials ; Metals ; Plastics ; Paper ; Volume ; Composting ; Recovery ; Forecasting ; Government policies ; Recycling ; Waste generation
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB90-215112 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 130 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Abstract The report is the most recent in a series of reports released by the EPA to characterize Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) in the United States. It characterizes the national waste stream based on data through 1988 and includes: information on MSW generation from 1960 to 1988; recovery for recycling, composting, and combustion from 1960 to 1988; characterizing MSW by volume as well as by weight; projections for MSW generation to the year 2010; projections for MSW combustion through 2000; and projections (presented as a range) for recovery and recycling through 1995.
Notes Cover title. "June 1990." Includes bibliographical references. "OS-305." "EPA/530-SW-90-042." Microfiche.
Place Published {Washington, D.C.} :
Supplementary Notes See also PB88-232780.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
PUB Date Free Form {1990}
NTIS Prices PC A07/MF A01
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20001121115929
Language eng
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01218nam 2200301Ka 45020