Accession Number:

AD0767228

Title:

Air Force Base Solid Waste Management Study.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

SCS ENGINEERS LONG BEACH CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

362.0

Abstract:

The report describes the evaluation procedures used and findings of a comprehensive investigation of solid waste management practices at Offutt Air Force Base. Included in the study was a one-month survey conducted at Offutt Air Force Base to determine Descriptive information on current waste management methods. Quantification of solid wastes with respect to weight, volume, and source. A classification of solid waste components paper, metal, wood, glass, etc.. A characterization of the solid wastes with respect to combustibility, moisture content, and Btu value. Operational costs of solid waste management at the base. Based on field survey findings and a thorough review of alternative available methods, a recommended solid waste management system is presented Author

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE