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Garbage in the cities

Martin V. Melosi

Garbage in the cities

refuse, reform, and the environment : 1880-1980 /by Martin V. Melosi.. --

by Martin V. Melosi

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Published by Texas A&M University Press, c1981. in College Station, TX .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- -- History

  • Edition Notes

    xvi, 268 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. -- Includes index. Bibliography: p. [243]-259.

    SeriesEnvironmental history series -- no. 4, Environmental history series -- no. 4
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19477956M

      Mumbai produ tonnes of trash per day, Cairo feeds garbage to pigs and China’s waste is growing twice as fast as its population – but it’s the wealthiest cities .   The United Nations Environment Program predicts the amount of waste will probably double in lower-income African and Asian cities as a result of .

      Now food waste — and trash in general — are getting to be such big problems that pockets of many U.S. cities are having a difficult time managing rubbish on trash : Heesun Wee. The Supreme Court bans cities from dumping garbage into the ocean. One of the first incinerators in the U.S. begins powering the lights on New York’s Williamsburg Bridge. b.c.

      The Big Apple generates more than 14 million tonnes of rubbish a year, and spends around $bn disposing of it – sometimes 7, miles away in Author: Max Galka. This is an excerpt from "Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash," an exploration of garbage and its place in America, by Edward Humes. The book is available now from Avery. This selection examines the Puente Hills landfill, a mountain of garbage in Southern California and the largest active municipal dump in .


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