Waste incineration and the environment.
Waste incineration is finding increasing favour as as waste disposal method and this issue considers the topic of waste disposal and the place of incineration as an option.
It reviews the emissions and environmental impacts of incineration and available control technologies, specific research upon emissions of trace metals and organic micropollutants, and the methodologies for environmental impact assessment. there is currently great interest and considerable controversy over waste incineration and this book gives a dispassionate view of the scientific and technical issues involved.
It provides a broad overview of the role incineration can play in waste management and looks at how environmental impact may be managed and assessed... this book places incineration in the context of other waste disposal options and examines the relative benefits and environmental impacts in a balanced way.
Mots-clés Pascal : Traitement déchet, Hygiène, Environnement, Polluant, Energie, Facteur risque, Métal lourd, Protection environnement, Analyse risque, Etats Unis, Royaume Uni
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Waste treatment, Hygiene, Environment, Pollutant, Energy, Risk factor, Heavy metal, Environmental protection, Risk analysis, United States, United Kingdom
Notice produite par :
ENSP - Ecole nationale de la santé publique (devenue EHESP)
Cote : CG00/0067
Code Inist : 002B30A02A. Création : 09/06/1995.