Danish Hazardous Waste System

  • John Toffner-Clausen
Part of the NATO • Challenges of Modern Society book series (NATS, volume 4)

Abstract

The Copenhagen area is the most industrialized area in Denmark, and it was therefore natural that it was also here that a solution had to be found to the problems caused by pollution originating from waste oil and chemical waste. A committee formed in the 1960s reached the conclusion that the first aim should be to set up a collection plant in Copenhagen and from there ship the waste to a Swedish company, AB Industridestillation in Stockholm, which was willing to receive and treat the waste. Later it was planned, in cooperation with a larger circle of municipalities, to consider the idea of establishing a treatment plant connected to the collection plant in Copenhagen.

Keywords

Burning Dust Sludge Steam Income 

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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Toffner-Clausen
    • 1
  1. 1.Kommunekemi Ltd.NyborgDenmark

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