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
Date Written: 2013
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
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