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# hw10ees3040_fa10 - EES 3040: Introduction to Environmental...

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EES 3040: Introduction to Environmental Engineering Homework 10 Solid Waste, Hazardous Waste, and Nanotechnology Due Tuesday, Nov 23, 2010 at 1:15 pm Reading Assignment: D&M1 Chapters 12-13 or D&M2 Chapters 13-14, and Internet Problems (30 points maximum): Use your class notes, your text, and the Internet to answer the following questions. Please type your answers for Problems 1, 4-7. 1. Answer the following review questions, using 3-4 sentences each and include diagrams as required: a. (1 pt.) D&M1 Chapter 12 Review Question 16 (pg. 520) or D&M2 Chapter 13 Review Question 16 (pg. 622) b. (1 pt.) D&M1 Chapter 12 Review Question 17 (pg. 520) or D&M2 Chapter 13 Review Question 17(pg. 622) c. (1 pt.) D&M1 Chapter 12 Review Question 18 (pg. 520) or D&M2 Chapter 13 Review Question 18 (pg. 622) 2. (4 pts.) D&M1 Problem 12-3 or D&M2 Problem 13-3 3. (5 pts.) A city of 61,000 people generates 48,000 tons of MSW each year. Currently 25% of the MSW is recovered and recycled, and the rest goes to a landfill. Assume that the density of the MSW is 240 lb/yd 3 , MSW compaction ratio is 4.1, lift height is 12 ft, and 82% of the cell contains MSW (the remainder is daily cover material). a.

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