Estimations of Flood Waste from Rural Dumpsites Located on Floodplains from Neamţ, County, Romania

Bulletin UASVM Agriculture, serie 70 (2) : 447-448

2 Pages Posted: 14 Jan 2015

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Florin Mihai

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Department of Geography

Date Written: 2013

Abstract

Waste dumping is a serious environmental threat to major rivers from extra- Carpathian Region of Neamţ county in the proximity of villages because the lack of waste collection services. In this context, floodplains are frequently susceptible to such bad practices, these areas being also exposed to stronger floods. The paper aims to calculate the potential waste taken from these areas in order to assess a quantitative impact of these bad practices.

Keywords: dumpsite, floodplain, rural waste, floods, quantitative assessments

JEL Classification: Q20, 020, R53, H70, L98

Suggested Citation

Mihai, Florin, Estimations of Flood Waste from Rural Dumpsites Located on Floodplains from Neamţ, County, Romania (2013). Bulletin UASVM Agriculture, serie 70 (2) : 447-448. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2549016

Florin Mihai (Contact Author)

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Department of Geography ( email )

Iasi, Iasi
Romania

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