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Resource recovery from plastic and glass wastes

Tom Archer

Resource recovery from plastic and glass wastes

by Tom Archer

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory, Center for Environmental Research Information [distributor] in Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Factory and trade waste -- United States.,
  • Plastics industry and trade -- United States -- Waste disposal.,
  • Glass waste.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTom Archer and Jon Huls.
    ContributionsHuls, Jon., Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15261369M

    CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per peer-reviewed document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a range of four years (e.g. ) to peer-reviewed documents (articles, reviews, conference papers, data papers and book chapters) published in the same four calendar years, divided by the number of. The quantity of waste recovered, in other words recycled, used for backfilling (the use of waste in excavated areas for the purpose of slope reclamation or safety or for engineering purposes in landscaping) or incinerated with energy recovery grew by % from million tonnes in to 1 million tonnes in ; as a result, the share.

      The total amounts of packaging waste generated and recycled are compiled from all packaging materials: ‘glass’, ‘paper and cardboard’, ‘metal’, ‘plastic’, ‘wood’ and ‘others’. Figure 7 gives an overview of the data reported by the EU Member States in on generation and recycling of packaging per inhabitant. Since the industrial revolution, the rise in the number of industries manufacturing glass, leather, textile, food, electronics, plastic and metal products has significantly contributed to waste production. Take a look at the things in your home, every item there was probably manufactured and possibly, waste was produced as a result.

      That’s because in our wasteful society, plastic seems like a waste disposal problem instead of a resource. The world has produced and consumed more plastic since than in the entire 20th century. Much of it becomes disposable bottles, table . Waste (or wastes) are unwanted or unusable is any substance which is discarded after primary use, or is worthless, defective and of no use. A by-product by contrast is a joint product of relatively minor economic value. A waste product may become a by-product, joint product or resource through an invention that raises a waste product's value above zero.


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