Municipal Solid Waste Generation and Characterization in Ensenada , Mexico

@inproceedings{AguilarVirgen2010MunicipalSW,
  title={Municipal Solid Waste Generation and Characterization in Ensenada , Mexico},
  author={Quetzalli Aguilar-Virgen and Carolina Armijo-de Vega and Paul A. Taboada-Gonz{\'a}lez and Sara Ojeda-Ben{\'i}tez},
  year={2010}
}
A comprehensive study of the generation and characterization of municipal solid waste is essential to the longterm efficient and economical planning for solid waste management. The aim of this study was to quantify and analyze the solid waste generated in the city of Ensenada, Mexico, and to use this data in a project that will generate energy through methane gas production. Ensenada’s per capita waste generation is approximately 0.87 ± 0.07 kg per person per day within a 98% confidence… CONTINUE READING

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