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Integrated Waste Management

Volume I

Edited by Sunil Kumar

National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, India

This book reports research on policy and legal issues, anaerobic digestion of solid waste under processing aspects, industrial waste, application of GIS and LCA in waste management, and a couple of research papers relating to leachate and odour management.

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Integrated Waste ManagementVolume IEdited by Sunil Kumar

Published: August 23rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/698

ISBN: 978-953-307-469-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6030-4

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

117683 Total Chapter Downloads

45 Crossref Citations

230 Web of Science Citations

124 Dimensions Citations


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1. Governance Crisis or Attitudinal Challenges? Generation, Collection, Storage and Transportation of Solid Waste in Ghana

By Oteng-Ababio Martin


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2. Institutional Matrix for Sustainable Waste Management

By Peter Appiah Obeng and Joseph Boateng Agyenim


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3. Waste Management Facility Siting and Social Conflicts – the Case of Hungary

By Szántó Richárd


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4. Planning the Management of Municipal Solid Waste: The Case of Region “Puglia (Apulia)” in Italy

By Ludovico Spinosa and Carmine Carella


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5. Strength and Weakness of Municipal and Packaging Waste System in Poland

By Joanna Kulczycka, Agnieszka Generowicz and Zygmunt Kowalski


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6. Management of Municipal Solid Wastes: A Case Study in Limpopo Province, South Africa

By J. S. Ogola, L. Chimuka and S. Tshivhase


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7. Dry Digestion of Organic Residues

By Sigrid Kusch, Winfried Schäfer and Martin Kranert


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8. Production of Activated Char and Producer Gas Sewage Sludge

By Young Nam Chun


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9. Modelled on Nature – Biological Processes in Waste Management

By Katharina Böhm, Johannes Tintner and Ena Smidt


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10. Development of On-Farm Anaerobic Digestion

By Kevin G Wilkinson


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11. New Municipal Solid Waste Processing Technology Reduces Volume and Provides Beneficial Reuse Applications for Soil Improvement and Dust Control

By H.A. Torbert, D.L. Gebhart and R.R. Busby


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12. Waste to Energy, Wasting Resources and Livelihoods

By Jutta Gutberlet


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13. Solid Waste Utilization in Foundries and Metallurgical Plants

By Jan Jezierski and Krzysztof Janerka


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14. Economic and Operational Feasibility Analysis of Solid Waste Minimization Projects

By Matthew J. Franchetti


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15. Waste Management at the Construction Site

By Joseph Laquatra and Mark Pierce


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16. Deconstruction Roles in the Construction and Demolition Waste Management in Portugal - From Design to Site Management

By João Pedro Couto and Paulo Mendonça


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17. Hydraulic Conductivity of Steel Pipe Sheet Pile Cutoff Walls at Coastal Waste Landfill Sites

By Shinya Inazumi


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18. Environmental-Friendly Biodegradable Polymers and Composites

By Bergeret Anne


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19. Geochemical Risk Assessment Process for Rio Tinto’s Pilbara Iron Ore Mines

By Rosalind Green and Richard K Borden


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20. A Study of Elevated Temperatures on the Strength Properties of LCD Glass Powder Cement Mortars

By Her-Yung Wang and Tsung-Chin Hou


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21. Cost-Benefit Analysis of the Clean-Up of Hazardous Waste Sites

By Carla Guerriero and John Cairns


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22. Benefits from GIS Based Modelling for Municipal Solid Waste Management

By Christos Chalkias and Katia Lasaridi


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23. Comparison of the Suitability of Two LCA Procedures in Selecting the Best MSW Management System

By Giovanni De Feo and Carmela Malvano


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24. Life Cycle Assessment in Municipal Solid Waste Management

By Konstadinos Abeliotis


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25. Odour Impact Monitoring for Landfills

By Magda Brattoli, Gianluigi de Gennaro and Valentina de Pinto


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26. Performance Indicators for Leachate Management: Municipal Solid Waste Landfills in Portugal

By Graça Martinho and Joana Santos


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27. Measurements of Carbonaceous Aerosols Using Semi-Continuous Thermal-Optical Method

By Xiao-Ying Yu


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