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Document ID (ISN)102388
CIS number 03-1294
ISSN - Serial title 0301-4746 - Industrial Safety Chronicle
Year 2002
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Garg R.K., Sahu A.K.
Title Integrated hazardous waste management facility in TTC industrial area
Bibliographic information Oct.-Dec. 2002, Vol.XXXIII, No.3, p.96-98.
Abstract This article describes a common hazardous waste management facility presently under construction in an industrial area near Mumbai, India. The facility is owned by an association of industries formed for this purpose, and is partly funded by several government bodies. It will initially handle approximately 10,000 tons of hazardous waste per year. Some of the general problems concerning hazardous waste disposal in India are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) India; cooperation; disposal of harmful waste
Descriptors (secondary) incinerators; economic aspects; financing of programmes; legislation; role of government
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceIndia
Subject(s) Environmental pollution
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal