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Municipal Solid Waste: Process Technology

  • Robert F. Vokes
Part of the NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 67)

Abstract

MSW may be considered as a useful raw material for many purposes and products. The determination of a course of action is controlled by economic factors which are related to a geographical situation. Therefore, the management of a given source of MSW may involve only the collection, transportation and disposal in a sanitary land fill with a potential of future land reclamation as well as recovery of methane from the biodegradation of the biomass.

Keywords

Solid Waste Municipal Solid Waste Resource Recovery Paper Fiber Process Flow Diagram 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert F. Vokes
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  1. 1.Parsons and Whittemore, Inc.New YorkUSA

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