Accession Number:

ADA579439

Title:

USARCENT AOR Contingency Base Waste Stream Analysis: An Analysis of Solid Waste Streams at Five Bases in the U. S. Army Central (USARCENT) Area of Responsibility

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

UNITED STATES ARMY LOGISTICS INNOVATION AGENCY FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

54.0

Abstract:

This is the publicly releasable abridged version of the final report of the United States Army Logistics Innovation Agency USALIA Contingency Base Waste Stream Analysis CBWSA project. The project objective was to obtain waste stream data needed to inform requirements for and evaluate waste-to-energy WTE and other waste management systems for medium-to-large contingency bases CBs 3000 residents. The project consisted of characterization and analysis of the solid waste streams of five CBs located in the US Army Central USARCENT Area of Responsibility AOR. The project s principal finding is that the solid waste stream at medium-to-large CBs has significant potential for power generation or other useful energy conversion and is likely to support a variety of waste treatment technologies.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE