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Avoiding legal and economic perils in hazardous waste and environmental management.

Avoiding legal and economic perils in hazardous waste and environmental management.

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Published by Insight in [Mississauga, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hazardous wastes -- Law and legislation -- Ontario.,
  • Environmental law -- Ontario.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHazardous waste and environmental management.
    ContributionsInsight Educational Services.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17206952M
    ISBN 101550491636

    Asbestos in developing countries: magnitude of risk and its practical implications. These decisions require knowledge and understanding of the federal, state, and local environmental regulations, a working knowledge of the best available technologies and their associated cost. In: India: environmental issues. The main problems affecting the management of hazardous waste in developing countries include the following: Lack of necessary rules, plans, regulations, and instructions on different aspect of collections and disposal of waste.

    Existing public health infrastructure needs to be taken into account when hazardous industries choose sites for manufacturing plants. It is also the fastest growing waste stream in the EU. Plastic Pyrolysis can convert petroleum based waste streams such as plastics into quality fuels, carbons. Absence of specific policies dedicated to the management of hazardous household waste. Several laws mandate that polluters are responsible for the cost of cleaning up hazardous waste and for restoring any injured natural resources. Currently, many developing countries have no dedicated hazardous landfill disposal facilities.

    The main categories are mixed waste collection, commingled recyclables, and source separation. Failure to quantify the hazardous waste generated in reliable records. The efficiency of contamination removal by phytoremediation can be greatly enhanced by a proper selection of the species suitable for the nature of pollutant and according to its geographic location, the microclimate, hydrological conditions, soil properties, and accumulation capacity of the plant species. Far more remains to be done for public health in the context of industrialization to show that the lessons of the countless thousands dead in Bhopal have truly been heeded. Sharps: It comprise syringes, needles, scalpels, saws, infusion sets, knives, blades, broken glass, or other items that can cause cut or puncture wounds.


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In Marchresidents of Kodaikanal in southern India caught the Anglo-Dutch company, Unilever, red-handed when they discovered a dumpsite with toxic mercury laced waste from a thermometer factory run by the company's Indian subsidiary, Hindustan Lever.

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book of single facilities. Corporate Watch UK. When HWs are not used efficiently by the waste generators, they cause severe pollution of land, surface, and ground water. Product disassembly requires material recycling where product materials are recovered and recycled.

Where a jurisdiction has authorized a specific place or system for trash collection, deposition or abandonment of trash elsewhere may be subject to civil or criminal penalties. In: India: environmental issues. It has been established that in many developing countries, only industrial hazardous and medical waste are disposed separately [ 8 ].

Distributed recycling[ edit ] For some waste materials such as plastic, recent technical devices called recyclebots [43] enable a form of distributed recycling. Competing interests The author s declare that they have no competing interests.

Decreased fish and shellfish populations. Under the new act, the MoEF was given overall responsibility for administering and enforcing environmental laws and policies. Past research studies [ 56 ] have established that the key driver to hazardous waste management is the involvement of all the stakeholders including waste generators, regulators, decision makers, waste processors, and informal and formal sectors.

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