This report presents problems and possible solutions to waste management issues for policymakers. It introduces the concept of integrated waste management by providing an overview of major municipal waste issues while also highlighting program options and listing criteria for evaluating alternatives. Sections include collection and transfer, source reduction, recycling, composting, municipal waste combustion, land disposal, special wastes, public education, and financing and revenues. It also includes glossary.
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