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Municipal Solid Waste Management

Author Name: Pravin Khandve | Format: Paperback | Genre : Technology & Engineering | Other Details

Municipal Solid Waste Management is an all-encompassing guide that covers the fundamental aspects of solid waste management including type and sources of MSW, factors influencing its generation, and quantity assessment, and then goes on to explore the legal and regulatory framework of waste management. The book provides detailed insights into collection and transfer methods, disposal methods, Pros and cons of different refuse disposal methods, including landfilling, incineration, and waste-to-energy, considering their environmental impact, cost, and feasibility. The book also delves into the practicalities of solid waste management in India, where waste management is a challenging process due to population growth, urbanization, and poor infrastructure.  The book explores the latest trends in SWM, waste-to-energy technologies, circular economy concepts, and the use of digital technologies. It also discusses the impact of waste on human health and the environment, the importance of public awareness in ensuring the success of solid waste management initiatives. Municipal Solid Waste Management is an indispensable guide for anyone interested in waste management, including policymakers, environmentalists, waste management professionals, and academics. With its comprehensive coverage of the subject matter and in-depth analysis of key issues, this book is a must-read for anyone interested in solid waste management.

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Pravin Khandve

The author is a Graduate in B.E. Civil Engineering and M. Tech in Environment Engineering along with other academic qualifications in – PG Diploma in Business Management, Interior Decoration, Journalism, Information Technology, Office Automation & Financial Accounting, and B. A. in Sociology. He is having Industrial Experience of 8 Years from 1990 to 1998 and Teaching Experience of 24 Years till date and presently working as Vice Principal and Head of Civil Engineering at Prof Ram Meghe College of Engineering & Management, Amravati. He is the founder secretary of Ekatmik Paryavaran Mitra Sanstha and Executive Editor of the International Journal for Chemical and Physical Sciences. He has participated in 14 National and 6 International Conferences and published 24 Research papers in various International Journals. The author is honored with various awards for Rain Water Harvesting Best Project Award, ISTE Best Presentation Award, UBI Best Teacher Award, ISTE Best Poster Presentation Award, ICI Best Structure Runner-Up Award, IISF Bharat Gaurav Award, Art of Living Jal Doot Award, Amravati Pani Foundation Jal Shakti Abhiyan Award, Industry 4.0 Best Paper Award and IWWA Best Lecture Award. His two Interviews on Water Conservation and Rain Water Harvesting were broadcasted by Amravati Aakash Wani. His other Marathi book titles are – Chikhaldara Tourist Guide, Employability Skill Part-I & II, Effective Study Techniques, Rain Water Harvesting - Need of Hour, and Become an Environment Friends. The author has also published a separate book on Hazardous Waste Management.