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Global hazardous waste generation by type as reported by the parties to the Basel Convention for the years 1993-2000

Global hazardous waste generation by type as reported by the parties to the Basel Convention for the years 1993-2000

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Uploaded 25 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2005
From collection: Vital Waste Graphics
Author: Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
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Hazardous wastes can often be recycled in an environmentally sound manner. Wastes that cannot be recycled must be treated to reduce the toxicity and the ability of the constituents to move throughout the environment. Treatment residues must be safely stored to avoid spills and leaks. (US Environmental Protection Agency).
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