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waste from the raising of animals and harvesting and processing of crops and trees
the process of harnessing the natural process of decomposition to transform organic materials into compost, a husmuslike material with many environmental benefits
industrial solid waste
a wide variety of materials such as demolition waste, foundry sand, scraps from manufactoring processes, sludge, ash from combustion, and other similar materials produced by industry
a methid of incineration of solid waste in which material is fed into a furnace on movable metal grates
waste from the processing of rock from mining operations. it includes solid materials that are typically dumped on the land near the milling site and liquid wastes typically stored in ponds
muncipal solid waste landfill
a waste storage site constructed above impermeable clay layer that is lined with an impermeable membrane and includes mechanisms for dealing with liquid and gas materials generated by the contents of the landfill
the process of reclaiming a resource and reusing it for another or the same structure or person
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