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Reports

1. Report of the Task Force on Waste to Energy (Volume I) For more detail Click Here 2. Report of the Task Force on Waste to Energy (Volume II) For more detail Click Here 3. Energy from Waste – Clean, … Continue reading

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Air Quality Assessment, Emissions Inventory and Source Apportionment Studies: Mumbai

Open burning of MSW is the largest air polluter in Mumbai among sources which do not contribute to the economy of the city. It is the second largest emitter of hydrocarbons (HC), and particulate matter (PM), fourth largest emitter of … Continue reading

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What a Waste – A Global Review of Solid Waste Management

This report estimates that today these amounts have increased to about 3 billion residents generating 1.2 kg per person per day (1.3 billion tonnes per year). By 2025 this will likely increase to 4.3 billion urban residents generating about 1.42 … Continue reading

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Sustainable Solid Waste Management in India by Ranjith Annepu (January, 2012)

This study examined the present status of waste management in India, its effects on public health and the  environment, and the prospects of  introducing improved means of disposing municipal solid waste (MSW) in India. The systems and techniques discussed are Informal and Formal … Continue reading

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Feasibility Analysis of Waste-to-Energy as a Key Component of Integrated Solid Waste Management in Mumbai, India by Perinaz Bhada (July, 2007)

The objective of this report is to  examine the solid  waste management process in Mumbai, from generation to final disposal, and determine whether waste-to-energy is a suitable method for waste disposal for the city. Various criteria are covered, such as the appropriateness of … Continue reading

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Reports


1. Report of the Task Force on Waste to Energy (Volume I) (In the context of Integrated MSW Management) Click Here
2. Report of the Task Force on Waste to Energy (Volume II) Click Here


3. Energy from Waste – Clean, efficient, renewable: Transitions in combustion efficiency and NOx controlClick Here