Economic and Environmental Cost Analysis of Incineration and Recovery Alternatives for Flammable Industrial Waste: The Case of South Korea

@article{Kim2017EconomicAE,
  title={Economic and Environmental Cost Analysis of Incineration and Recovery Alternatives for Flammable Industrial Waste: The Case of South Korea},
  author={Jihyun Kim and Sukjae Jeong},
  journal={Sustainability},
  year={2017},
  volume={9},
  pages={1638}
}
  • Jihyun Kim, Sukjae Jeong
  • Published 2017
  • Engineering
  • Sustainability
  • As the generation of industrial wastes increases, waste treatment is steadily becoming a serious economic and environmental issue. Existing waste has mainly been treated by landfilling after incineration. A shortage of landfill sites necessitates waste management alternatives other than traditional incineration and landfill. This paper focuses on a cost-benefit analysis that evaluates the economic and environmental performances of five treatment strategies for flammable industrial wastes… CONTINUE READING

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