|Document ID (ISN)||100391|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
|Convention or series no.
||Waste treatment - A changing industry
||Traitement des dÚchets - Une industrie en mutation [in French]|
||Apr. 2002, No.617, p.16-27. Illus. 1 ref.
||According to the provisions of French regulations concerning waste recycling, only inert waste will be accepted in landfills from July 2002 onwards. This will have significant effects on the waste management industry, since it will require the development of whole new recycling and energy recovery processes. Contents of this special feature on the waste management industry: regulatory aspects; figures concerning the volumes of waste generated in France; definition of waste; safety and health in the waste management industry; design of new waste processing plants; description of a new hospital waste treatment unit.
||garbage processing; plant safety and health organization; recycling of materials; waste disposal
||overhead walkways and platforms; refuse collection; legal aspects; France; heat recovery; biological hazards; garbage incineration; in-plant transport; incinerators; hospitals; garbage composting
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Waste collection and disposal