Library

This library section gives access to further reading available on the internet. Some reports are available for free and some are available for a small charge from the provider.

Reports into EfW, including health

The Environment Agency has recently published a report on how the public perceives risks to human health, using municipal waste incineration as a case study:

The full report and a 1 page science summary can be downloaded from their web site.

The Environmental and Health Impacts of Energy from Waste, the Myths and the Truth?
T.D. Hammond and Dr. D.M. Broomfield
Enviros Consulting Limited, Shrewsbury, England

 

Review of Environmental and Health Effects of Waste Management: Municipal Solid Waste and Similar Wastes
Written by Enviros Consulting Ltd and University of Birmingham with Risk and Policy Analysts Ltd, Open University and Maggie Thurgood
May 2004
http://www.defra.gov.uk/ENVIRONMENT/WASTE/research/health/pdf/health-report.pdf

Health Effects of Municipal Waste Incinerators -A Literature Survey
Dieter Schrenk, MD PhD, Professor of Toxicology, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, June 2006

Legislation and policy covering EfW

Directive 2000/76/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 4 December 2000 on the incineration of waste.
http://europa.eu/scadplus/leg/en/lvb/l28072.htm

Waste Incineration (Scotland) Regulations 2003: Practical Guidance: Edition 2
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2005/04/19140354/03551


Scientific reports into EfW (from Science Direct, a small fee will be charged to download the full report)

Health Effects of Municipal Waste Incinerators - A Literature Survey
Dieter Schrenk MD, PhD, Professor of Toxicology,
University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, June 2006
 
Report on Airborne Particulate Matter, Public Health Effects and the Potential Contribution from Incinerators
J W Bridges,
Professor of Toxicology and Environmental Health, University of Surrey, December 2002.

 

Energy from Waste: A Wholly Acceptable Waste-management Solution
Andrew Porteous
The Open University, Faculty of Technology, Walton Hall, Walton, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA, UK

Health risk assessment of air emissions from a municipal solid waste incineration plant – A case study
Federico Cangialosia, Gianluca Intinia, Lorenzo Libertia, Michele Notarnicolaa and Paolo Stellacci, a, 
Department of Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development, Technical University of Bari, V.le Turismo 8, 74100 Taranto, Italy
Accepted 8 May 2007.  Available online 3 July 2007.

Air and soil dioxin levels at three sites in Italy in proximity to MSW incineration plants
Stefano Caserini, Stefano Cernuschi, Michele Giugliano, Mario Grosso, Giovanni Lonati and Paola Mattaini
DIIAR Sezione Ambientale, Politecnico di Milano, P.zza Leonardo da Vinci 32, 20133, Milano, Italy

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