Chapter 47. Principles of Waste Management

  1. Dr. D. Brune,
  2. Dr. D. V. Chapman,
  3. Dr. M. D. Gwynne and
  4. Prof. Dr. J. M. Pacyna
  1. Ann Willcocks

Published Online: 5 JUN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619658.ch47

The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management

The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management

How to Cite

Willcocks, A. (1997) Principles of Waste Management, in The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management (eds D. Brune, D. V. Chapman, M. D. Gwynne and J. M. Pacyna), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619658.ch47

Editor Information

  1. Scandinavian Science Publisher as Bakkehaugveien 16, 0873 Oslo, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JUN 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 MAY 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527287710

Online ISBN: 9783527619658

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Keywords:

  • principal sources;
  • legislative framework;
  • hazardous characteristics;
  • industrialized nations;
  • uncontrolled landfills

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Choice of Waste Disposal Options

  • Landfilling

  • Incineration

  • Sea Disposal

  • Recovery

  • Composting

  • Export

  • Conclusions

  • References