This fascinating reference offers a unique take on recycling and trash, tracing the role of waste in public health, climate change, and sustainability around the world. ac Includes comparisons of the waste, public health, and emissions profile for many countries ac Provides a general introduction to the issue of global waste management ac Reveals the various methods of disposal across the world ac Features charts, graphs, and tables that present facts and figures to illustrate key statistics ac Shares interesting facts and accounts of garbage disposal problemsManagement (MSW-2000), and the central government works through the Ministry of Urban Development, urban local bodies, and municipal authorities ... The Corporation of Chennai collects an estimated 4, 500 metric tons of municipal solid waste per day. ... Manual road and street sweeping is done in day and night shifts.
|Title||:||Trash Talk: An Encyclopedia of Garbage and Recycling around the World|
|Author||:||Robert William Collin|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2015-09-30|