Waste on the roadside, 'poi-sute' waste: its distribution and elution potential of pollutants into environment.

  title={Waste on the roadside, 'poi-sute' waste: its distribution and elution potential of pollutants into environment.},
  author={Hiroshi Moriwaki and Shiori Kitajima and Kenshi Katahira},
  journal={Waste management},
  volume={29 3},
Waste on the roadside, 'poi-sute' waste, was collected in a typical suburb in Japan (Ueda city, the sampling course: 3.2 km). The distribution, characterization of the 'poi-sute' waste and the loading of pollutants from the waste were studied. The average number of pieces of total waste was 690 pieces a month, and 220 pieces of waste were dumped a month per km. There was a tendency for much waste to be discarded around shops staying open until late at night. Regarding the sorts of the waste… CONTINUE READING


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