municipal and hazardous waste management

waste stream
the sum total of all the waste produced by individuals, industries, mining, and agriculture
municipal solid waste
garbage from households, schools, and businesses
composting
biological degradation of organic material under aerobic conditions
tipping fee
the company that takes in the waste charges
leachate
prevents water that drains from a landfill
biodegradable
food scraps, yard trimmings
non degradable
plastic, grass
open dumbs
waste in an open area
high level
fuel rods
low level
protective clothing
biodegradable
which can be composted? bio or non degradable?
Love canal
a school was built on an old landfill and a lot of kids got sick
Khian Sea
they couldn’t find any where to dump the waste so they put it on an island