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Impact of Urbanization on Municipal Solid Waste Management : A System Dynamics Approach

@inproceedings{Ajesh2014ImpactOU,
  title={Impact of Urbanization on Municipal Solid Waste Management : A System Dynamics Approach},
  author={Ajesh and R. P. and Ai and Ewlyn and R. Lr and Odrigues and Sish and Ommen and Athew and UNITH and Ebbar},
  year={2014}
}
Today, increasing population and rapid development are posing challenges on the “environmental sustainability”. One of the major concerns is on effective management of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW). This includes nonhazardous garbage, rubbish, and trash from homes, institutions, and industrial facilities. Garbage contains moist wastes like food, meat and vegetables; rubbish encompasses mostly dry constituents such as glass, textiles, paper, and plastic objects; and trash includes bulky waste… Expand
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