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1.3Solid waste sector trends
2Integrated solid waste management
3.2Forms of administration
3. 3Payment for services
3.3.1Guidelines for the calculation of a waste collection rate
4Legislation and environmental licenses
4.3Environmental licenses
4.4Regulations applicable to solid waste
5.1Definition of rubbish and solid waste
5.2Solid waste classification
5.2.1Potential environmental contamination risks
5.2.2Nature and origin
5.3Characteristics of solid waste
5.3.1Physical characteristics
5.3.2Chemical characteristics
5.3.3Biological characteristics
5.5Factors that influence solid waste characteristics
6Solid waste quantity projections
7Solid waste preparation and storage
7.2The importance of appropriate preparation and storage
7.3Characteristics of pre-collection storage containers
7.4Domestic waste pre-collection preparation and storage
7.5Pre-collection storage of street waste
7.8Special domestic waste pre-collection storage
7.9Special origin waste pre-collection storage
8.1.4Collection times
8.1.5Restructuring domestic collection routes
8.1.6Collection vehicles
8.1.7Tools and implements used by collectors
8.2 Public solid waste collection and transport
8.2.1 Concept
8.2.2 Collection of waste gathered by sweeping
8.2.7Vehicles and equipment used for collection
8.3Waste collection in tourist cities
8.4 Solid waste collection in informal settlements
8.5 Collection of medical waste
8.5.1 Acknowledgement of the problem
8.5.4Vehicles for collection and transport
8.5.5Aspects of collection planning
Solid waste transfer
9.1 Concept
9.2Types of transfer station
9.2.1Direct transfer station
9.2.2Station with storage facilities
9.2.3Alternative transfer systems
9.3Vehicles and machines for transfer stations
Street cleaning
10.1The importance of street cleanliness
10.2Waste found in the street
10.3Street cleaning services
10.3.1Sweeping services
10.3.2Weeding and scraping services
10.3.3Cutting services
10.3.6 Manual and mechanical waste removal services
10.3.7 Beach cleaning services
10.4How to reduce street waste
10.5Street cleaning in tourist cities
Recovery of recyclable materials
11.1 Concept
11.2 Selective collection programs
!selective door to door collection;
11.2.1 Selective door to door collection
11.2.2 Voluntary Drop-off Centres (VDC)
11.2.3 Segregator organizations
Solid waste treatment
12.2Domestic solid waste treatment
12.2.3Choosing a treatment option
12.3Treatment of special domestic waste
12.3.1 Construction rubble
12.4.1 Industrial solid waste
12.4.2 Radioactive waste
12.4.3 Port and airport waste
12.4.4 Medical waste
Solid waste final disposal
13.2Impacts of inappropriate solid waste disposal
13.3Sanitary landfill
13.3.1Sanitary landfill site selection
13.3.2Environmental licenses
13.3.4Landfill installation
13.3.5Sanitary landfill operation
13.4Controlled landfills
13.5Environmental recuperation of refuse dumps
13.6The situation of segregators
13.7Special domestic waste disposal
13.7.1 Construction rubble disposal
13.7.2Disposal of batteries
13.7.3Disposal of fluorescent tubes
13.7.4Disposal of tyres
13.8Disposal of waste from special sources
13.8.1Industrial waste disposal
13.8.2Radioactive waste disposal
13.8.3Port and airport waste disposal
13.8.4 Medical waste disposal
13.9.1 Greenhouse effect: causes and consequences
13.9.2The “logic” of carbon credits
13.9.5General considerations
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Integrated Municipal Solid Waste Management Manual - Brazil

Integrated Municipal Solid Waste Management Manual - Brazil

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