Management Activities

Issues in Environmental Science and Technology

ISSUES IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

editors R.E.HESTER and R.M.HARRISON

Environmental and Health Impact of Solid Waste Management Activities

ISSUES IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

editors:

R.E. Hester, University of York, UK

R. M. Harrison, University of Birmingham, UK

editorial advisory board:

Sir Geoffrey Allen, Executive Advisor to Kobe Steel Ltd, A. K. Barbour, Specialist in Environmental Science and Regulation, UK, N. A. Burdett, Eastern Generation Ltd, UK, J. Cairns, Jr., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA, P.A. Chave, Water Pollution Consultant, UK, P. Crutzen, Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Germany, S. J. de Mora, International Atomic Energy Agency, Monaco, P. Doyle, Syngenta, Switzerland, G. Eduljee, SITA, UK, M. J. Gittins, Consultant, UK, J. E. Harries, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK, P. K. Hopke, Clarkson University, USA, Sir John Houghton, Meteorological Office, UK, N.J. King, Environmental Consultant, UK, P. Leinster, Environment Agency, UK, J. Lester, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, UK, S. Matsui, Kyoto University, Japan, D. H. Slater, Oxera Environmental Ltd, UK, T. G. Spiro, Princeton University, USA, D. Taylor, AstraZeneca PLC, UK, T. L. Theis, Clarkson University, USA, Sir Frederick Warner, Consultant, UK.

titles in the series:

1

Mining and its Environmental Impact

11

Environmental Impact of Power

2

Waste Incineration and the Environment

Generation

3

Waste Treatment and Disposal

12

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

4

Volatile Organic Compounds in the

13

Chemistry in the Marine Environment

Atmosphere

14

Causes and Environmental Implications of

5

Agricultural Chemicals and the

Increased UV-B Radiation

Environment

15

Food Safety and Food Quality

6

Chlorinated Organic Micropollutants

16

Assessment and Reclamation of

7

Contaminated Land and its Reclamation

Contaminated Land

8

Air Quality Management

17

Global Environmental Change

9

Risk Assessment and Risk Management

18

Environmental Impact of Solid Waste

10

Air Pollution and Health

Management Activities

forthcoming:

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