Land Title: Environmental Science: Systems and Solutions, Fourth Edition Authors: Michael I. McKinney, Robert M. Schoch, Logan Yonavjak
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Chapter 18: Municipal Solid Waste and Hazardous Waste

The EPA Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response (OSWER) oversees the solid waste (including municipal and industrial), hazardous waste, and emergency response programs.
EPA Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response (OSWER)
At the list of U.S. Municipal Solid Waste Landfills web site you can access a wealth of information on the subject. How many municipal solid waste landfills are there in your state? What state agency has authority over them?
U.S. Municipal Solid Waste Landfills
The Global Recycling Network and Recycler's World are two web sites that deal with the recycling of materials of all types, as well as providing information and links on related issues.
Global Recycling Network
The Material Safety Data Sheet Searches provides information on a number of dangerous substances.
Material Safety Data Sheet Searches
The Superfund Basic Research Program web site provides a good introduction to Superfund, as well as data and links to related web sites.
Superfund Basic Research Program
The web site contains information on commercially developed and marketed bioremediation products.
Oppenheimer Biotechnology
The Global Recycling Network and Recycler's World are two web sites that deal with the recycling of materials of all types, as well as providing information and links on related issues.
Recycler's World
Information on the recycling of specific types of materials can be found at the web sites of: the Plastics Resource (World Wide Web Site of the American Plastic Council), the Steel Recycling Institute, and the Reynolds Metals Company.
Plastics Resource, World Wide Web Site of the American Plastic Council
Information on the recycling of specific types of materials can be found at the web sites of: the Plastics Resource (World Wide Web Site of the American Plastic Council), the Steel Recycling Institute, and the Reynolds Metals Company.
Steel Recycling Institute
Information on Alcoa's, an aluminum producer, corporate environmental responsibility can be found on their web site.
Alcoa Company
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