Last edited by Akinojinn
Saturday, May 16, 2020 | History

1 edition of Small-scale and low-technology resource recovery study found in the catalog.

Small-scale and low-technology resource recovery study

Small-scale and low-technology resource recovery study

  • 359 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service in Cincinnati, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Incinerators.,
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gary L. Mitchell ... [et al.].
    SeriesResearch reporting series -- EPA-600/2-79-099.
    ContributionsMitchell, Gary L., SCS Engineers., Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15244157M

    This thesis determines that over four hundred thousand artisanal and small-scale gold miners all over China systematically use amalgamation and release approximately tonnes of mercury per annum. Artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) is one of the largest sources of mercury pollution in China. This thesis outlines an approach to investigating ASGM in China based on a series of three Cited by: 7. Lardinios, I. & van del Klundert, A. (). Organic waste: Options for small-scale resource recovery (Urban solid waste series 1). Gouda, the Netherlands: Tool, Amsterdam WASTE Consultants. Leeflang, S. (). Small scale systems for wastewater treatment and composting toilets in countryside towns.

    As a result, the total cost of case study 2 is higher than the case study 1 because it has more domestic load rather than case study 1 and had to design system with 2 kW PV module, also there is not governmental support included in the system because government of Pakistan does not contribute towards installing small scale renewable energy. Handbook on Recycling and Disposal of Hospital Waste Municipal Solid Waste Biomedical Waste Plastic Waste (Also Known as Medical, Municipal and Plastic Waste Management Handbook) Waste can be almost anything, including food, leaves, newspapers, bottles, construction debris, and chemicals from a factory, candy wrappers, disposable diapers, old cars, or radioactive materials. People.

    Some large facilities have considered installation of resource recovery incinerators (i.e., heat recovery from incineration of all wastes - including infectious wastes). However, these incinerators may be subject to regulation under the Federal Clean Air Act, or the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (hazardous waste regulations) if certain. The informal sector is characterized by small-scale, labour-intensive, largely unregulated and unregistered low-technology manufacturing or provision of materials and services. Waste pickers collect household or commercial/industrial waste and many hundreds of thousands of waste pickers in India depend on waste for an income, despite the Cited by:


Share this book
You might also like
old and the new

old and the new

Report on the National Workshop on Child Labour Policy and Action Programme for Ethiopia

Report on the National Workshop on Child Labour Policy and Action Programme for Ethiopia

Cambridge Modern History

Cambridge Modern History

Symposium on Monte Carlo methods, held at the University of Florida, conducted by the Statistical Laboratory, sponsored by Development Center of the Air Research and Development Command, March 16 and 17, 1954

Symposium on Monte Carlo methods, held at the University of Florida, conducted by the Statistical Laboratory, sponsored by Development Center of the Air Research and Development Command, March 16 and 17, 1954

Human cardiovascular adaptation to zero gravity

Human cardiovascular adaptation to zero gravity

A book about artists

A book about artists

Regulatory Discourses in Education

Regulatory Discourses in Education

Clinical-cognitive psychology

Clinical-cognitive psychology

Small molecular immunomodifiers of microbial origin

Small molecular immunomodifiers of microbial origin

Readaway

Readaway

Energy demand forecast, Ontario and Quebec, 1962-1975.

Energy demand forecast, Ontario and Quebec, 1962-1975.

Dan Marino, Joe Montana

Dan Marino, Joe Montana

Planning and policy recommendations for Washington postsecondary education, 1976-1982.

Planning and policy recommendations for Washington postsecondary education, 1976-1982.

The Family of Pascual Duarte

The Family of Pascual Duarte

Small-scale and low-technology resource recovery study Download PDF EPUB FB2

COVID Resources. Reliable information about Small-scale and low-technology resource recovery study book coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

THIS SHORT BOOK is second in a series documenting the activities of small-scale solid waste recycling entrepreneurs in urban areas.

Escalating demand for plastic products in many poor countries has left government authorities at national and municipal levels with the. EPA United States Environmental Protection Agency September Resource Recovery MANAGEMENT MODEL U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5, library (PLJ) 77 West Jackson Boulevard.

12th Floor Chicago, 1L For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office Washington, D.G. Stock Number Constructed wetlands for resource recovery in developing countries.

The technology for small-scale, low-technology anaerobic digesters is well established and widely applied in developing countries. As ofRationale of the by: 9. Anaerobic biogas digesters are airtight reactors in which organic waste is decomposed and transformed into biogas by a biological process called anaerobic digestion.

Biogas is recovered and transformed into heat or any other form of energy. The remaining sludge contains many nutrients and can be used in agriculture (optionally after an aerobic post-composting).

"Small-Scale and Low-Technology Resource Recovery Study" Trailer and Forklift 12 12 Stationary Equipment Baler and Glass Crusher 20 Magnetic Separator 10 Newspaper Containers (4) 2 Misc.

Equipment and Office Furniture Construction & land. The Livelihoods Approach and Management of Small-Scale Fisheries Article (PDF Available) in Marine Policy 25(5) September with 9, Reads How we measure 'reads'. In cooperation with the Office of Research and Development, OSW is conducting studies on resource recovery as required by section of the Act on the subjects of: 1) compatibility of source sepa- ration and mixed waste recovery, 2) small-scale technology, 3) re- search priorities for resource recovery and 4) tire, glass and plastics recovery.

Highlights: • Economic–environmental assessment of combining composting with biogas and biochar in Ghana. • These technologies can save greenhouse gas emissions for up to t CO{sub 2} eq/t of waste treated. • Labor intensive, small-scale organic waste management is not viable without.

Additionally, resource recovery will be introduced with a focus on water re-use and nutrient recovery. Finally, if time allows, drinking water production and treatment are tackled, including the removal of specific contaminants that are common in developing countries, e.g., high fluoride or arsenic content and microbial contamination.

Small-scale systems offered benefits such as the ability for onsite resource recovery and reuse that lowered distribution and transportation costs and energy consumption, while larger scales.

Wood Waste Processing and Utilization in Southeastern Michigan May, This study was funded by the Southeast Michigan Resource Conservation and Development Council and the U.S. D.A. Forest Service. Pascal Nzokou, Ph.D Department of Forestry, Michigan State University East Lansing, MI () [email protected] This paper presents a techno-economic feasibility study of a polygeneration plant proposed for an association of dairy farmers in Bolivia.

The systems have been designed in an integrated approach and are based on the resource recovery utilizing available cow dung.

The production of biogas is proposed using “low cost” tubular digesters. The History Of Small Package Delivery Industry. Running head: TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS IN THE PACKAGE DELIVERY INDUSTRY Technological Developments in the Package Delivery Industry University of Phoenix MBA December 5, Technological Developments "Moving eight miles a minute for most of the time", while these are lyrics to a song by Bob Seger, these words could.

@article{osti_, title = {Cotton gin trash in the western United States: Resource inventory and energy conversion characterization}, author = {Haase, S G and Quinn, M W and Whittier, J P and Cohen, T M and Lansford, R R and Craig, J D and Swanson, D S and Morgan, G}, abstractNote = {The disposal of wastes associated with the processing of cotton is posing increasing problems for cotton.

Promoting the development of renewable resources industry is an effective way to solve the problems of resources shortage and environmental pollution in China. In this paper, studies have found that “market structure” and “ownership structure”, namely “double structure”, is an important explanatory variable that affects industrial performance according to the “structure-conduct Cited by: 2.

The U.S. is projected to have considerable human resource needs in the science, engineering, and policy fields (JacksonNational Research Council ). The STAR Fellowship program is part of the national effort to help meet those workforce needs, especially in the environmental arena (US EPA ).

The economic history of China describes the changes and developments in China's economy from the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC) in to the present day.

China has been the fastest growing economy in the world since the s, with an average annual growth rate of 10% from tobased on government statistics. 12th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition for Sustainability Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet.

This is the initial announcement of this funding opportunity. Funding Opportunity Numbers (FON) and Associated Research Areas: EPA-GP3-Q1 – Energy EPA-GP3-Q2 – Built Environment. This guidebook is intended to be a practical guide for selecting, purchasing, installing, operating, and maintaining small-scale incinerators in low-resource settings.

Small-scale refers to incinerators with a capacity to destroy approximately 12 to kilograms of waste per hour. The Promise of Small and Medium Enterprises. Series Editors: José E. Cassiolato, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Maria Clara Couto Soares, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

This series of books brings together results of an intensive research programme on aspects of the national systems of innovation in the five BRICS countries — Brazil, Russia, India, China and.This book chapter discusses the management of hazardous waste in developing countries, with particular emphasis on industrial hazardous waste, medical waste, and household hazardous waste.

It seeks to identify the current situation and also aims to provide a review of the existing strategies that are particularly related to hazardous waste by: 3.3. Disaggregate Analysis. While the two previous methods of forecasting seek to find statistical curves that describe production from an aggregate natural gas reserve base, a third set of forecasters reject the notion of a single, uniform resource base and question the value of trend line forecasts during major changes in prices, technology, and the nature of the resource by: 4.