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a.Select a country other than the U.S. and describe its history of solid waste disposal.b.According to our textbook, what are the differences between refuse, garbage, rubbish,and trash?c.Describe EPA's integrated solid waste management strategy.d.What are the byproducts of incineration? Are any of the byproducts useful?e.List three materials that can be recycled. Which is the most economical material torecycle? Explain your answer.f.Describe landfill operation.g.Name a city in the world with excellent solid waste management.
h.For a city of your choice anywhere in the world with at least 100,000 people, describesolid waste collection (number and type of trucks), population served, number of transferstations, number of landfills, size of the landfill(s), and proximity of the landfills relative to thecity. On a scale of 0 to 10, how would you rate the city that you selected with regards to being
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Term
Fall
Professor
Stacy Murphy
Tags
Hazardous waste, Waste, Superfund, solid waste management

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