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Safety aspects of hazardous wastes

Safety aspects of hazardous wastes

proceedings of a Round Table, Dublin, November 27-29, 1985

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Published by European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions in Shankill .
Written in English


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"The Round Table was organised by the European Foundation..." - Pref.

Statementcompiled by Jørn Pedersen.
ContributionsPedersen, Jørn., European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working conditions.
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Open LibraryOL21116332M
ISBN 100119709155

Hazardous-waste management - Hazardous-waste management - Treatment, storage, and disposal: Several options are available for hazardous-waste management. The most desirable is to reduce the quantity of waste at its source or to recycle the materials for some other productive use. Nevertheless, while reduction and recycling are desirable options, they are not regarded as the final remedy to the. Document 1, Minimum Requirements for the Handling, Classification and Disposal of Hazardous Waste, sets out the waste classification system. In this, wastes are placed in two classes, General or Hazardous, according to their inherent toxicological properties. Hazardous wastesFile Size: 1MB.


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