Consumption patterns and household hazardous solid waste generation in an urban settlement in México.


Mexico is currently facing a crisis in the waste management field. Some efforts have just commenced in urban and in rural settlements, e.g., conversion of open dumps into landfills, a relatively small composting culture, and implementation of source separation and plastic recycling strategies. Nonetheless, the high heterogeneity of components in the waste… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2008.03.019


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