The Resource The economics of waste, Richard C. Porter

The economics of waste, Richard C. Porter

Label
The economics of waste
Title
The economics of waste
Statement of responsibility
Richard C. Porter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the dangers of our wasteful society
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Porter, Richard C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD4483
LC item number
.P67 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Factory and trade waste
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Pollution
  • Déchets
  • Déchets industriels
  • Recyclage (Déchets, etc.)
  • Pollution
  • Factory and trade waste
  • Pollution
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Milieueconomie
  • Verspilling
  • Aspect économique
  • Résidu industriel
  • Recyclage
  • Élimination des déchets
  • Déchets dangereux
  • Déchets domestiques
  • Déchets
  • Recyclage
  • Pollution
  • Abfallbeseitigung
  • Wirtschaft
  • Recycling
  • Sonderabfallbeseitigung
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • USA
Label
The economics of waste, Richard C. Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Economics and waste : an introduction -- pt. 1. Solid waste creation, collection, and disposal. Business waste -- Household waste collection -- Solid waste landfills -- Incineration of solid waste -- Illegal disposal and litter -- Exporting and importing waste -- pt. 2. Recycling solid waste products. Market failure in recycling -- Economics of recycling -- Policies for recycling -- Logistics of recycling -- Markets for recycling -- Yard waste and composting -- pt. 3. Special waste categories. Hazardous waste -- Superfund -- Radioactive waste -- pt. 4. Final thoughts. What have we learned?
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 301 pages
Isbn
9781891853425
Lccn
2001058872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781891853432
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48508077
  • (OCoLC)ocm48508077
Label
The economics of waste, Richard C. Porter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Economics and waste : an introduction -- pt. 1. Solid waste creation, collection, and disposal. Business waste -- Household waste collection -- Solid waste landfills -- Incineration of solid waste -- Illegal disposal and litter -- Exporting and importing waste -- pt. 2. Recycling solid waste products. Market failure in recycling -- Economics of recycling -- Policies for recycling -- Logistics of recycling -- Markets for recycling -- Yard waste and composting -- pt. 3. Special waste categories. Hazardous waste -- Superfund -- Radioactive waste -- pt. 4. Final thoughts. What have we learned?
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 301 pages
Isbn
9781891853425
Lccn
2001058872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781891853432
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48508077
  • (OCoLC)ocm48508077

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