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Development of a state strategy for the management of solid waste and infectious wastes

North Carolina. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission.

Development of a state strategy for the management of solid waste and infectious wastes

report to the 1991 General Assembly of North Carolina, 1991 session

by North Carolina. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission.

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Published by The Commission, Distribution through the Legislative Library in [Raleigh, N.C.] (State Legislative Building, Raleigh 27611) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina.
    • Subjects:
    • Refuse and refuse disposal -- Law and legislation -- North Carolina.,
    • Infectious wastes -- Law and legislation -- North Carolina.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      StatementLegislative Research Commission.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFN7759.R3 A25 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1668683M
      LC Control Number91621387

        The improvement of people and private sector through NGOs could improve the efficiency of solid waste management. Public awareness should be created especially at primary level. Littering of solid waste should prohibited in cities towns and urban areas. More over house to house collecting solid waste should be. 12 MEDICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT Description of medical waste The term “medical waste” covers all wastes produced in health-care or diagnostic activities. Refuse similar to household waste can be put through the same collection, recycling and processing procedure as the community’s municipal waste. The other 10% to 25% is called hazardous.

      cities in the way solid waste is managed. For many years, large quantities of Freetown‘s solid wastes is disposed of at the Granville Brook dumpsite which is essentially an open dump. This approach can be classified as a primi- tive stage of land fill development and is the predominant waste disposal option in Freetown which can pose majorFile Size: KB. Solid Waste Management 2 waste management is the term applied to all of the activities associated with the management of the community’s waste. The basic goal of integrated solid waste management is to manage community waste in a manner that meets public health and environmental concerns and the public’s desire toCited by:

      Different types of waste – general, clinical and pharmaceutical – have different waste management procedures that need to be followed. Cleaning – general procedures Cleaning is important for infection control – particularly in work areas – because deposits of dust, soil and microbes on surfaces can transmit infection. A technological approach to solid-waste management began to develop in the latter part of the 19th century. Watertight garbage cans were first introduced in the United States, and sturdier vehicles were used to collect and transport wastes. A significant development in solid-waste treatment and.


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