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Economic aspects of solid waste disposal at sea.

J. W. Devanney

Economic aspects of solid waste disposal at sea.

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Published by Massachusetts Institute of Technology in [Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Refuse and refuse disposal.,
  • Waste disposal in the ocean -- Economic aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy J.W.Devanney III, V.Livanos [and] J.Patell.
    SeriesReport -- no. MITSG 71-2., MITSG -- 71-2.
    ContributionsMassachusetts Institute of Technology. Sea Grant Project Office.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1v.(various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14113752M

    Though we all are familiar with common methods of waste management like landfills, incineration, recycling, biological processing or energy conservation; we find ourselves living in a world filled with waste. Renewable energy and recycling took us to newer heights, but the adverse effects of improper waste management continue to plague us. Some.


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