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Document ID (ISN)108848
CIS number 08-1386
ISSN - Serial title 0120-5684 - Protección y seguridad
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gavrilova E.
Title Integral management of industrial waste and special handling of dangerous residues
Original title Gestión integral de excedentes industriales y manejo especial de residuos peligrosos [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information July-Aug. 2008, Vol.54, No.320, p.47-51. Illus.
Abstract This article discusses trends in industrial waste disposal in Colombia during the last few decades, until the organization of waste recovery and recycling supply chains, and the integrated management of wastes. It also presents a pilot project for the disposal of used refrigerators, including the recovery of refrigerants that are harmful to the environment.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; recycling of materials; waste disposal; industrial waste
Descriptors (secondary) Colombia; separating, sorting; legal aspects
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceColombia
Subject(s) Environmental pollution
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal