Municipal Solid Waste and the Environment: A Global Perspective
VERGARA, Sintana E. TCHOBANOGLOUS, George. Municipal Solid Waste and the Environment : a Global Perspective, Annual Review of Environment and Resources, Vol. 37: 277-309, November 2012
Abstract by the authors :
" Municipal solid waste (MSW) reflects the culture that produces it and affects the health of the people and the environment surrounding it. Globally, people are discarding growing quantities of waste, and its composition is more complex than ever before, as plastic and electronic consumer products diffuse.[…]"