Management, Control, Recycling and Disposal
- T. Randall Curlee, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN, USA
- Sujit Das, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN, USA
Plastic wastes in the municipal solid waste (MSW) stream and in the industrial sector are discussed in this book. Quantities of plastic wastes generated, characterization of the wastes, their environmental impact, and management of the waste stream are described. Also covered are costs of recycling processes, technology, and energy considerations.
Environmental engineers and technicians concerned with plastic waste in municipal and industrial sectors.