IMPLICATIONS OF OPEN BURNING OF
GARBAGE AT WASTE DISPOSAL
The main concerns with the open burning of garbage at waste disposal grounds relate to
the potential effects on human health and the environment. The following summarizes the
Stabilization ponds provide secondary biological
treatment and are the most commonly used wastewater
pond. One surface acre will provide treatment for 300
to 400 people, depending on state regulations.
Typical design parameters are:
1. Multiple submerged
Waste is generally considered hazardous if it (or the material or substances it contains) are harmful to
humans or the environment. Examples of hazardous waste include: asbestos. chemicals, eg brake fluid
or print toner.
Earth crust = Minerals + rock
Minerals inorganic compound that occurs naturally in the earths crust
Regular internal crystalline structure.
Rock solid combination of one or more minerals.
Mineral Resource: Any mineral useful to humans