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Household refuse analysis

Household refuse analysis

theory, method, and applications in social science

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Published by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Refuse and refuse disposal.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by William L. Rathje, Cheryl K. Ritenbaugh.
    SeriesAmerican behavioral scientist -- v. 28, no. 1
    ContributionsRathje, William J., Ritenbaugh, Cheryl K., Projet du Garbage.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. ;
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14410659M

    Wake County’s Solid Waste Management Division (SWMD) provides waste disposal and recycling services to residents and businesses in Wake County. The SWMD manages 19 waste facilities, including a landfill, a waste transfer station, 11 residential waste and recycling convenience centers, three household hazardous waste drop-off facilities and.   In comparison, the average household recycling rate was measured at per cent using the same data, or per cent according to household waste recycling figures issued by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) for alone. This is more than double the median figure for the ten worst recycling councils.   Historical Archaeology, Fall Dr. Mullins This exercise will train you in data collection and material analysis of a contemporary material assemblage: a single household's garbage. For seven days, you will make a detailed record of every object that goes into the garbage you discard in your household trash.   Household Waste Category Africa America American History Ancient Art Asia Biographies Book Reports Business Creative Writing Dance Economics English Europe History Humanities Literature Medicine Middle East Miscellaneous Music and Movies Philosophy Poetry & Poets Psychology Religion Science Shakespeare Social Issues Speeches Sports .


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