waste disposal Articles

  • Waste disposal

    A Denbighshire-based waste management consultancy that assists companies in the removal of recyclables from their waste streams was recommended to use NetRegs. Stephen Wilson, Environmental Cost Savings Director of Seven Ways Environmental Services, said: “We offer companies a total waste management solution by reducing the environmental impact of the waste they produce. “We have recently ...


    By NetRegs

  • Waste Disposal

    Introduction The final step in the waste management process is waste disposal, the permanent isolation of waste. Some wastes can be managed and disposed safely with existing facilities and proven methods. Other Department of Energy (DOE) wastes require more complex disposal facilities. DOE has conducted extensive research into alternative waste disposal methods and has concluded that deep ...

  • A factorial analysis experimentation of inappropriate Waste disposal

    This work is approached by studying the experimental analysis of the factors that influence inappropriate waste disposal by a combination of two or more levels. The individual andjoint effects of several variables and combination of values of levels are studied and analysed as representing different treatments. The application of this analysis is to ascertain that the waste disposal information ...


    By University of Tehran

  • Cost analysis of the psychological effects of Waste disposal

    There is a growing awareness of the value of clean, emission free products, which forms a firm foundation for continued manufacturing operations, and even potential for new plant construction. However, the possible effect of products on human health needs to be investigated as a guideline towards improved product design and production. Thus, the psychological effect of waste disposal on human ...


    By University of Tehran

  • InSinkErator - Case Study

    Using LCA to promote the environmental benefits of food waste disposers. The LCA supports the idea that disposers are more than convenient. Food waste is one of the most significant components of the global solid waste problem, particularly in regard to waste sent to landfills. For one US company, InSinkErator, a business unit of Emerson and the ...


    By Sphera

  • Oily waste disposal case study

    The data shows that the total pounds of oil on the land farm has gradually increased from October 1983 through to March 1988. Our products were added one month later, April 1988. The graph shows that despite adverse conditions, including a dry and hot summer, the land farm degraded almost ten times the oil it had in previous years using our ...

  • Hazardous waste disposal in the UK

    Custom and practice have exerted a powerful influence on waste management in the UK. A notable feature is the role of local government, which remains dominant despite expanding legislation and the increasing technical complexity of waste management. The private sector has long had a major role in the transporting and disposal of hazardous waste. The Environmental Protection Act of 1990 ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Is There Such a Thing as Ergonomics for Waste Disposal?

    You bet there is! Ergonomics is all around us, from keyboards that protect our wrists repetitive task injury, to workplace trainers showing staff how to lift heavy items with proper technique. Ergonomics in the workplace is especially important because workers tend to repeat the same actions countless times, day after day. Waste disposal ergonomics can be tricky, and ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • PEL Offers The All Inclusive Rental Programme

    Today, companies are re-thinking the option of renting verses owning their waste handling and recycling equipment. They also are beginning to understand that their waste disposal decisions have a significant impact on their overall business objectives. Consider, for example, how waste disposal affects your business. If you now own your equipment, you may be tying up more time and money in ...

  • Geotechnical Geophysics: ReMi survey at a hazardous waste landfill.

    PROJECT: ReMi surveys at a closed waste disposal site LOCATION: The Dalles, Oregon PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Designed and performed ReMi Surveys at a closed 8-acre waste disposal site to passively measure microtremors within the upper 55 feet of the subsurface, in order to determine the depth to competent (non-rippable) basalt ...


    By ECA Geophysics

  • In-process management of hazardous waste cuts costs

    Innovation from econ industries enables risk-free and cost-efficient in-process management of hazardous waste for industry. Traditionally, management of industrial waste is a four-stage process: (1) storage at source; (2) evaluation of waste disposal options; (3) collection and transportation; and (4) treatment and disposal or recycling. PyroPlas is an advanced technological solution for ...

  • Costing plutonium: economics of reprocessing in India

    The relative merits of reprocessing and direct disposal of spent nuclear fuel have been widely debated in Europe and the USA. An important aspect of the debate has been the economics of reprocessing. So far there have been no studies of the subject in the Indian context. This study assesses the economics of reprocessing in India and the cost of producing plutonium for the fast breeder reactor ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Chrome plating process achieves cost reduction through zero liquid discharge - Case Study

    A global manufacturer of automotive components was faced with rising costs related to waste disposal from a Chrome plating process used in a plant in Poland. The plant manufactures shock absorbers for passenger vehicles. The plating of the shocks adds corrosion resistance, increased surface hardness, and improves cleaning ability and overall appearance. Project Goals: ...


    By PRAB, Inc

  • International Trade Fair for Environment

    International Trade Fair for Waste Disposal and the Environment is one of the leading international trade fair companies. There is hardly a market that makes such fast development as that for environmental and disposal products - worldwide. The great interest shown, in particular by the international public, is the best proof of this. Our products met with great interest. The outstanding, indeed ...

  • Research trends in radioactive waste management: a global perspective

    The present study is aimed at analysing the growth of literature on radioactive waste management. International Nuclear Information System (INIS) database is used as a data source to analyse the focused areas of this field for the period 1970–2011. Journal Citation Report–2010 is used for eliciting information related to journal impact factors. The database contained a total of 101,419 ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Hazardous waste disposal in Germany: a case study of the site in Billigheim, Baden-Wurttemberg

    The disposal of hazardous waste is a very critical issue. It is associated with many risks. Efforts are made to minimise these by consistent legislation and by proper treatment of the waste. The goal of a hazardous waste disposal site, as described in this paper, is to ensure that hazardous waste is treated and disposed of in a way that does not harm human beings or the environment. To assure ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Municipal Solid Waste Management and community awareness and involvement in management practices: an overview and a case study from Gondar town of Ethiopia

    An assessment was carried out on management practices for Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) generated in Gondar town of Ethiopia. Efficiency and effectiveness of waste collection and disposal by municipality and different methods adopted for waste disposal by residents were studied to find a suitable, effective and feasible method of MSW disposal. The data about awareness, attitude and involvement of ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Adsorption of Cu2+ on Montmorillonite as Affected by 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid (2,4-D)

    Heavy metals have long been recognized as ecotoxicological hazardous substances and their chronic toxicities and accumulation abilities in living organisms have been to great interest for many years. Heavy metals are introduced into the soils through natural phenomena and human activities and waste ...


    By Springer-Verlag GmbH

  • Integrated Geophysics: EMI and ReMi surveys at a hazardous waste landfill

    PROJECT: EMI and ReMi surveys at a closed hazardous waste disposal site LOCATION: The Dalles, Oregon PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Designed and performed a 5-ft spaced EMI survey in tandem with ReMi surveys at a closed 8-acre waste disposal site. The goals of this integrated geophysical investigation were to 1) detect landfill boundaries, 2) identify locations ...


    By ECA Geophysics

  • 5 Leading Drilling Waste Management Companies

    Drill cutting waste management as a separate niche has gained a lot of traction in recent times. This is true because post Shale Revolution, the hunt for oil and gas is on the rise and with it drilling waste disposal has become quite important. According to the American Petroleum institute, “Approximately 1.21 barrels of drilling waste is produced for every foot drilled in US”. If ...


    By IWA Publishing

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