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Analysis of hybrid waste-to-energy for medium-sized cities
Urban centers have a huge demand for electricity and the growing problem of the solid waste management generated by their population, a relevant social and administrative problem. The correct disposal of the municipal solid ...
Comparative analysis of waste-to-energy alternatives for a low-capacity power plant in Brazil
(Sage Publications Ltd, 2018-03-01)
The Brazilian National Solid Waste Policy has been implemented with some difficulty, especially in convincing the different actors of society about the importance of conscious awareness among every citizen and businesses ...
Influencia de la separación de residuos sólidos urbanos para reciclaje en el proceso de incineración con generación de energía
This work analyses the recuperation of the energy of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) through the incineration process. It considers the up to date tendency of segregation (separation) of plastic, paper and cardboard, glass and ...
Recycling potential of urban solid waste destined for sanitary landfills: the case of Indaiatuba, SP, Brazil
(Sage Publications Ltd, 2007-12-01)
The urban solid waste of the city of Indaiatuba (pop. 175 000), located in the state of São Paulo, was characterized, focusing on the recycling potential. For this purpose, collected waste was subdivided into 27 items, ...
Critical analysis of the regulations regarding the disposal of medication waste
(UNIV SAO PAULO, CONJUNTO QUIMICASSAO PAULO, 2012)
Expired or unused medication at people's homes is normally disposed of in normal garbage, sewage system or, in certain cases, returned to the public health system. There is still no specific legislation regarding this ...
Adequacy Index Of Municipal Solid Waste Management As A Planning Tool: Use In The State Of Sao Paulo, Brazil
(Assoc Brasileira Engenharia Sanitaria AmbientalRio de Janeiro, 2016)
Adequacy Index Of Municipal Solid Waste Management As A Planning Tool: Use In The State Of São Paulo, BrazilÍndice De Adequação Do Gerenciamento De Resíduos Sólidos Urbanos Como Ferramenta Para O Planejamento: Aplicação No Estado De São Paulo
(ABES - Associacao Brasileira de Engenharia Sanitaria e Ambiental, 2016)
Analysis of guides for development of municipal plans for integrated solid waste management
(Assoc Brasileira Engenharia Sanitaria Ambiental, 2018-05-01)
The National Solid Waste Policy (NPSW) has established the Integrated Solid Waste Management Plans (ISWMP) as one of the instruments for solid waste management, and its formulation has conditioned to the access of the ...