Chapter 24

Can you name the Key Terms?

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Any unwanted or discarded material that isn't a liquid or a gas.
MSW
discarded tv sets, cell phones, computers..
views waste production as a largely unavoidable product of economic growth
example of a low waste approach
refuse, reduce, reuse, or..
a company delivers the chemicals, helps the client set a recovery system, takes away the recovered chemicals, and delivers new chemicals as needed
reduce the costs of controlling pollution and comlying with pollution regulations
definitionKey Term
there are signs that this will take place over the next 50 years
where Love Canal is located
The US puts almost half of its solid waste in these
examples are trashcans and garbage trucks
The six ways to reduce resource use, waste, and pollution
no packaging products
waste of one manufacturer become raw materials for another

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