Accession Number:

ADA571764

Title:

Cost of Managing Waste in Contingency Operations: A Case Study from Bagram Air Force Base, Afghanistan

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY INST ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2011-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

Bagram bulk of waste management costs are from solid waste followed by hazardous and then medical waste. May not apply to other bases. Alternative technologies at Bagram Recycled oil savings are inconclusive. ROWPUbottle waste reduction cost savings 1.5. Cost savings will be base specific. Lessons learned Need better and additional data and Plan for waste early on.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE