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Residues of organochlorine pesticides and PCBs in some Brazilian municipal solid waste compost
Persistent organic pollutants (POPs), organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), listed as per the Stockholm Convention (α -HCH, β -HCH, γ -HCH, p,p′-DDT, o,p′-DDT, p,p′-DDD, p,p′-DDE, aldrin, endrin, ...
Recycling potential of urban solid waste destined for sanitary landfills: the case of Indaiatuba, SP, Brazil
(Sage Publications Ltd, 2014)
Scenario evaluation for the management of household solid waste in small Brazilian municipalities
As achieving Brazil’s National Policy on Solid Waste-based goals effectively is not simple, there are alternatives such as intermunicipal cooperation by consortium or privatization. Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate ...
Constitutive model for long term municipal solid waste mechanical behavior
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2008)
This paper presents some improvements in the model proposed by Machado et al. [Machado SL, Carvalho MF, Vilar OM. Constitutive model for municipal solid waste. J Geotech Geoenviron Eng ASCE 2002; 128(11):940-51] now ...
Development of a correlation to estimate per capita municipal solid waste generation rates in Sao Paulo state, Brazil: population, per capita income and electricity consumption influences
(Assoc Brasileira Engenharia Sanitaria Ambiental, 2018-03-01)
Forecasting municipal solid waste (MSW) generation is fundamental in choosing and scaling the operations and processes involved in municipal management. The challenge for the financial sustainability of this management is ...
Optimisation of environmental gas cleaning routes for solid wastes cogeneration systems. Part II - Analysis of waste incineration combined gas/steam cycle
(PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 2008)
In the first paper of this paper (Part I), conditions were presented for the gas cleaning technological route for environomic optimisation of a cogeneration system based in a thermal cycle with municipal solid waste ...