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The Multi-town Solid Waste Management Authority and the crisis of solid waste management

New York (State). Temporary Commission of Investigation.

The Multi-town Solid Waste Management Authority and the crisis of solid waste management

by New York (State). Temporary Commission of Investigation.

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Published by The Commission in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York (State). -- Multi-Town Solid Waste Management Authority,
  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- New York (State)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTemporary Commission of Investigation of the State of New York ; David G. Trager, chairman, commissioners ... [et al.] ; staff for this investigation, Thomas J. Carroll ... [et al.].
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination127 p.
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22218508M

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    In this chapter, an overview of the status of waste management. in South Africa is presented, based on key drivers. Specific focus is placed on the waste management hierarchy within the context of South Africa’s NWMS, and the NEM:WA. It is according to this waste management hierarchy that all. The Supreme Court Committee for Solid Waste Management in Class-1 Cities in India, formed on in response to a PIL (Public Interest Litigation WP(C) /96 – Almitra Patel) for improvement of poor waste management countrywide, recommended in its March Report the.

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