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Published by Illinois Dept. of Energy and Natural Resources, Office of Research and Planning in Springfield, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Incinerators -- Case studies.,
  • Regional planning -- Case studies.,
  • Resource recovery facilities -- Case studies.,
  • Waste products as fuel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission ; principal investigators, Margaret M. Sachs, Dennis Dreher.
    ContributionsSachs, Margaret M., Dreher, Dennis., Illinois. Dept. of Energy and Natural Resources., Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/12506 (T)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 55 leaves :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1815920M
    LC Control Number89622439
    OCLC/WorldCa19954313

    The Waste-to-Energy Process Waste is collected within a municipality, delivered to WTE facilities, and converted into a form of usable energy In most developed countries, almost all waste that is generated is collected by municipal or private services —The International Energy Agency (IEA) states that “MSW is waste.   Studies have indeed found that waste incineration facilities can adversely affect air quality through their release of toxic metals and carcinogens [34–36]. In the European Union, where waste is classified as a renewable energy source, environmental activists also decry the fact that this classification has led to the proliferation of waste Author: Ingrid Behrsin. This much-needed book provides an enlightening perspective on the environmental and human health impacts of municipal solid waste (MSW) incineration. Over tables and figures allows speedy access to important data you will refer to again and again. The comprehensive text assesses the human health.


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Waste-to-energy plants can lead to an environmental load (as in France) or a saving (Germany and Denmark), depending mainly on the composition of the energy being substituted.

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