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WRRCSR No.8:22:90 Municipal Incinerator Ash Disposal Applicable for Pacific Island Communities

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Title WRRCSR No.8:22:90 Municipal Incinerator Ash Disposal Applicable for Pacific Island Communities
Creator Hindin, Ervin
Subject incineration leaching basalt lead cadmium municipal wastes toxic waste disposal contamination landfills polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon dioxin naphthalene benzo[a]pyrene 2,3,7,8-TCDD seawater deionized water Pacific Islands ash Ash disposal -- Environmental aspects. Incinerators -- Environmental aspects. Leaching -- Environmental aspects. Municipal solid waste incinerator residues. Refuse and refuse disposal -- Environmental aspects.
Description The disposal of municipal solid waste is a universal societal problem. Land disposal is the most common disposal method for these wastes. This method of disposal is becoming less attractive due to sparse availability and lack of new site locations. Incineration is an alternative treatment and disposal technology. However, this technology can produce ash containing leachable hazardous substances. A study was conducted to determine the leachability of lead, cadmium, two representatives from the...
Date 1990-08
Type Report
Identifier Hindin E. 1990. Municipal incinerator ash disposal applicable for Pacific island communities. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC special report, 08:22:90. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/8775
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Special Reports 08:22:90
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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