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- Analysis of Ecological Remediation for Stone Wasteland of Shimenzhai Town in Qinhuangdao, China. Ruying Gong; Qinghe Yang // Advanced Materials Research;2014, Issue 878, p746
Site degradation caused from environmental pollution and wasteland has absorbed wide concern in China. In contrast to physical remediation and chemical remediation, ecological remediation (or bioremediation) is supposed to be the most environmentally sound solution for the contaminated sites and...
- Board set to oversee contaminated sites. Lee, Evelyn // njbiz;11/15/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 46, p3
The article reports that the cleanups of New Jersey's contaminated sites will be overseen by the Licensed Site Remediation Professional Board.
- Hazwaste facility increases participation, reduces costs. Larscheid, Charles A. // World Wastes;Jun97, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p6
Focuses on a plan approved by the Brown County, Wisconsin, Solid Waste Board to build a permanent disposal facility adjacent to the Materials Recycling Facility in the village of Ashwaubenon as an alternative to hazardous waste collection. Reduction in the amount of toxic chemicals entering the...
- Hazardous Waste Sites in the U.S., 1999: Alabama-Missouri. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p170
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- Hazardous Waste Sites in the U.S., 1999: Montana-Wyoming. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p170
No abstract available.
- Nevadans dump dump ads. Rothstein, L. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;May1992, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p3
Considers a confidential progress report from the American Nuclear Energy Council concerning efforts to persuade Nevadans to feel good about the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump. Outline of the three-year public relations plan; Reaction to several months of `educational' television commercials;...
- Haven't they seen a single science fiction film? Aiken, L. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep1992, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p7
Investigates several suggestions for marking a nuclear-weapons waste site near Carlsbad, New Mexico, to warn people 10,000 years from now to stay away from radioactive waste. Team assembled for the `marker project'; Disagreement over how ominous or dangerous the marker should look; Questions...
- Buying time: Franchising hazardous and nuclear waste cleanup. Hale, Douglas R. // Energy Journal;1997, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p63
Describes a private franchise approach to long-term custodial care, monitoring and eventual cleanup of hazardous and nuclear waste sites in the United States. Nuclear weapons plant waste cleanup; Economic benefit of the franchise system; Participants in the system; Political drawback of the...
- Whose waste is it, anyway? Barrett, T. // International Wildlife;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p26
Covers the controversy over the Canadian government's proposal to put a $300 million toxic waste incinerator in the agriculturally rich area near Smithville, Ontario. Toxic chemicals involved; Special crops in region; Imported waste; Incinerator operation; Concerns.