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Some reflections on the future of the water quality of the corumbataí River basin, São Paulo state, Brazil
The waters of Corumbataí River in the middle and eastern part of São Paulo State, Brazil, are extensively used for human consumption; their water quality has been modified mainly due to increasing pressure caused by ...
Diarrhoea and garbage disposal in Salvador, Brazil
Geoenvironmental site investigation using different techniques in a municipal solid waste disposal site in Brazil
Different geoenvironmental site investigation techniques to assess contamination from a municipal solid waste disposal site in Brazil are presented here. Superficial geophysical investigation (geoelectrical survey), ...
Descarte correto do lixo eletrônico: a importância da conscientização para a sustentabilidade
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), 2015-09-23)
Electronic waste is currently the fastest growing solid waste on our planet. It is a hazardous waste when disposed of in landfills. On the other hand, it is valuable because it contains precious metals in their composition. ...