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Integrated Waste Management

Volume II

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 IIEdited by Sunil Kumar

Published: August 23rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/935

ISBN: 978-953-307-447-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6031-1

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

103650 Total Chapter Downloads

48 Crossref Citations

239 Web of Science Citations

187 Dimensions Citations


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1. Operationalising Municipal Solid Waste Management

By Peterson Obara Magutu and Cliff Ouko Onsongo


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2. Status of Waste Management

By Dennis Iyeke Igbinomwanhia


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3. Municipal Solid Waste Management in Developing Countries: Future Challenges and Possible Opportunities

By Imad A. Khatib


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4. International Practices in Solid Waste Management

By Rafia Azmat


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5. Key Areas in Waste Management: A South African Perspective

By Mosidi Makgae


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6. Exploring and Assessing Innovative Approaches to Utilizing Waste as a Resource: Toward Co-Benefits

By Xudong Chen, Tsuyoshi Fujita, Yong Geng and Fengming Xi


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7. Big Game Waste Production: Sanitary and Ecological Implications

By Joaquín Vicente, Ricardo Carrasco, Pelayo Acevedo, Vidal Montoro and Christian Gortazar


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8. Vermicomposting

By Roohalah Rostami


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9. Animal Manure as Alternatives to Commercial Fertilizers in the Southern High Plains of the United States: How Oklahoma Can Manage Animal Waste

By J.D. Vitale, C. Penn, S. Park, J. Payne, J. Hattey and J. Warren


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10. Emerging Issues on Urban Mining in Automobile Recycling: Outlook on Resource Recycling in East Asia

By Jeongsoo Yu, Jia Che, Michiaki Omura and Kevin Roy B. Serrona


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11. Phosphorus in Water Quality and Waste Management

By Helmut Kroiss, Helmut Rechberger and Lukas Egle


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12. Anaerobic Processes for Waste Treatment and Energy Generation

By Melanie Sattler


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13. Management of Phosphorus Resources – Historical Perspective, Principal Problems and Sustainable Solutions

By Yariv Cohen, Holger Kirchmann and Patrik Enfält


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14. On-Farm Composting of Dead Stock

By Kevin G Wilkinson


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15. Recycling of Printed Circuit Boards

By Maria Paola Luda


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16. Recycling of Waste Paper Sludge in Cements: Characterization and Behavior of New Eco-Efficient Matrices

By Moisés Frías, Iñigo Vegas, Raquel Vigil de la Villa and Rosario García Giménez


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17. Agroindustrial Wastes as Substrates for Microbial Enzymes Production and Source of Sugar for Bioethanol Production

By Daniela Alonso Bocchini Martins, Heloiza Ferreira Alves do Prado, Rodrigo Simões Ribeiro Leite, Henrique Ferreira, Márcia Maria de Souza Moretti, Roberto da Silva and Eleni Gomes


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18. Are WEEE in Control? Rethinking Strategies for Managing Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment

By Francis O. Ongondo and Ian D. Williams


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19. Preliminary Study of Treatment of Spent Test Tubes Used for Blood Tests by Acidic Electrolyzed Water

By Masafumi Tateda, Tomoya Daito, Youngchul Kim and B.C. Liyanage Athapattu


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20. (Re-)constructing Nuclear Waste Management in Sweden: The Involvement of Concerned Groups, 1970–2010

By Jonas Anshelm and Vasilis Galis


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21. Assessment of the Vulnerability Potential for an Unconfined Aquifer in Konya Province, Turkey

By M. Tahir Nalbantcilar


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22. Sustained Carbon Emissions Reductions through Zero Waste Strategies for South African Municipalities

By Cristina Trois and Rohini Jagath


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23. Greenhouse Gas Emission from Solid Waste Disposal Sites in Asia

By Tomonori Ishigaki, Osamu Hirata, Takefumi Oda, Komsilp Wangyao, Chart Chiemchaisri, Sirintornthep Towprayoon, Dong-Hoon Lee and Masato Yamada


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