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Waste burning projects and people.

McIlvaine Company.

Waste burning projects and people.

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Published by The McIlvaine Company in Northbrook, Ill .
Written in English

  • Incineration -- Waste disposal -- United States.,
  • Incinerators -- United States.,
  • Business enterprises -- Waste disposal -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    At foot of t.p.: The McIlvaine Company - Market Research.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18954184M

    Worldwide cities are rapidly expanding, creating visible environmental and social challenges. The generation of waste is one of the central concerns in urban agglomerations, particularly in the global South, where inadequacies, absences and weaknesses shape the local waste management system. Uneven geographic development has created obvious spaces of Cited by: 2.

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Map of Regions 36 B. Map of Income Distribution 38 C. Availability of MSW Data by Country 40 D. Countries Excluded for Lack of Data 45 E. Estimated Solid Waste Management Costs 46 F. MSW Generation Data for Cities Over47 G. MSW Collection Data for Cities Over.

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