Waste Management - Revision Poster - World Cities

This is a revision poster made on microsoft word all about waste management. For the world cities option of A2 geography. (unit 3.)

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Two types of waste DISPOSAL
Combustion of waste material Well managed
Converted into heat, gas, steam and ash hygienic and cheap.
Practical way of disposing certain hazardous
waste materials.
Emits gaseous pollutants. Badly managed ­
create adverse
e.g windblown litter,
vermin and liquids
polluting groundwater.
Modern landfills have
methods to stop leaching ­ clay
and plastic lining. Rubbish is covered to prevent vermin. There are also gas
extraction systems to harness energy.


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