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eBook Hazardous Waste ePub

  • ISBN: 0820513075
  • Category: Law
  • Subcategory: Other
  • Publisher: Matthew Bender (March 6, 1997)
  • ePub book: 1431 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1110 kb
  • Other: rtf mobi azw lit
  • Rating: 4.4
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Hazardous waste is waste that has substantial or potential threats to public health or the environment. Characteristic hazardous wastes are materials that are known or tested to exhibit one or more of the following hazardous traits: Ignitability

Hazardous waste is waste that has substantial or potential threats to public health or the environment. Characteristic hazardous wastes are materials that are known or tested to exhibit one or more of the following hazardous traits: Ignitability. Listed hazardous wastes are materials specifically listed by regulatory authorities as hazardous wastes which are from non-specific sources, specific sources, or discarded chemical products.

Covers every aspect of the most serious environmental crisis-hazardous wastes-examining the backgrounds and consequences of twenty specific incidents.

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Simply defined, a hazardous waste is a waste with properties that make it dangerous or capable of having a harmful effect on human health or the environment

Simply defined, a hazardous waste is a waste with properties that make it dangerous or capable of having a harmful effect on human health or the environment.

The statistics on hazardous chemical waste are staggering. In Hazardous Waste in America three experts have gone behind the statistics and scare stories to investigate the origins of this "toxic time bomb. Over 85 billion pounds of waste are generated in the United States every year. The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that at least 90% of these toxic substances are disposed of improperly and unsafely. They explain not only what the wastes are, but why our economy produces them, what properties make them dangerous and how they have come to threaten our lives and our environment. inside cover (flap text).

The book offers universal coverage of the technologies used for the management and disposal of waste products, such as plastic waste, bio-medical wastes, hazardous wastes, and e-wastes. Covers both traditional and new technologies for Identifying and categorizing the source and nature of the waste. Provides methods for the safe disposal of municipal solid wastes, plastic waste, bio-medical wastes, hazardous wastes, and e-wastes. Presents technologies that can be used for transportation and processing (including resource recovery) of the waste

Hazardous waste is reactive, ignitable, corrosive and toxic. These types of waste is regulated under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).

Hazardous waste is reactive, ignitable, corrosive and toxic. Reactive wastes are those that can cause explosions when heated, mixed with water or compressed. Asbestos is also considered toxic and can be harmful when you inhale the dust containing asbestos fibers. It ca be present in some home and building materials such as walls, roofs and tiles. The Agriculture Industry is a source of hazardous waste due to its use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers. Some of the most common Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) are the following: Household cleaners.

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