Environmental Issues

  • Ramesha Chandrappa
  • Diganta Bhusan Das
Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)


Almost all anthropogenic activities will have impact on the environment and so as waste management. Even though proper waste management does reduce the magnitude of impact, it will not eliminate the impact totally. The assessment of the environmental impacts is important to protect environmental settings. The impact on environment can occur at any stage of waste management.


Life Cycle Assessment Solid Waste Waste Management Municipal Solid Waste Environment Impact Assessment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Biomedical WasteKarnataka State Pollution Control BoardBangaloreIndia
  2. 2.Chemical Engineering DepartmentLoughborough UniversityLoughboroughUK

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