The combustible fraction of municipal solid waste is an important fuel supplement for meeting part of our national energy needs. This paper discusses the ongoing characterization program of municipal solid waste conducted by the Bureau of Mines in providing some of the essential data required to evaluate the possible environmental impact of using refuse-derived fuels.
Issue of Publication
Environ. Sci. and Technol., V. 10, No. 5, May 1976, PP. 436-439
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