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Hazardous waste and solid waste / edited by David H.F. Liu, Bela G. Liptak ; Paul A. Bouis, special consultant
Bib ID 189465
Format BookBook
Description Boca Raton : Lewis Publishers, c2000 
273 p. : ill. ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 1566705126 (alkaline paper)
Summary

"Providing in-depth examination of hazardous and solid waste, the book identifies the sources of solid waste, supplies general information on the quantities of waste generated and discarded, and examines the potential effects of solid waste on daily life and the environment. Hazardous Waste and Solid Waste provides the criteria used to determine if a material can be classified as a waste and provides solutions for managing it."--BOOK JACKET.

Full contents
  • Hazardous Waste. 1. Sources and Effects. 2. Characterization, Sampling, and Analysis. 3. Risk Management and Waste Management. 4. Treatment and Disposal. 5. Storage and Leak Detection. 6. Radioactive Waste
  • Solid Waste. 7. Source and Effect. 8. Characterization. 9. Resource Conservation and Recovery. 10. Treatment and Disposal.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-266) and index.

Subjects Hazardous wastes.  |  Refuse and refuse disposal.
Other authors/contributors Liptak, Bela G  |  Liu, David H. F

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