America's Future in Toxic Waste Management: Lessons from Europe

America's Future in Toxic Waste Management: Lessons from Europe

by Bruce W. Piasecki, Gary A. Davis
     
 

A major contribution to the environmental policy debate, this is the first book to examine the legal, technical, and planning initiatives employed in Europe to avoid land disposal of toxic waste. Although largely ignored in the U.S. until now, safer alternatives to land disposal exist in Europe. By studying and implementing the best of these methods, the authors

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A major contribution to the environmental policy debate, this is the first book to examine the legal, technical, and planning initiatives employed in Europe to avoid land disposal of toxic waste. Although largely ignored in the U.S. until now, safer alternatives to land disposal exist in Europe. By studying and implementing the best of these methods, the authors argue, the United States can begin to resolve its own toxic waste problem, a problem that has reached crisis proportions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780899301136
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/04/1987
Pages:
342
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)

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