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The Problem of waste disposal

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Published by H.W. Wilson Co. in New York .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Factory and trade waste -- Environmental aspects -- United States,
    • Refuse and refuse disposal -- Environmental aspects -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 207-213.

      Statementedited by Robert Emmet Long.
      SeriesThe Reference shelf ;, v. 60, no. 5
      ContributionsLong, Robert Emmet.
      LC ClassificationsTD897 .P75 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination213 p. ;
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2037510M
      ISBN 100824207696
      LC Control Number88013825

      Things may be changing. In May , Michael Shellenberger, a Time Magazine “Hero of the Environment” and Green Book Award Winner, wrote in Forbes that the problem of solar panel disposal will explode with full force in two or three decades and wreck the environment because it is a huge amount of waste which is not easy to recycle.

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