EFFECT OF LITTERED CAN IN THE ENVIRONMENT

EFFECT OF LITTERED CAN IN THE ENVIRONMENT   CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the study Increasing scenes of trash and its side-effect have made the studies on community attitude and littering behaviour of immense interest to scholars. The Tasmanian litter Act, 1973 describes litter as “Rubbish, refuse, Junk, filth, unwanted by the owner or possessor […]

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AN ASSESSMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE DELIVERY IN NIGERIA

Also AN ASSESSMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE DELIVERY IN NIGERIA: A STUDY OF KADUNA NORTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KADUNA STATE   ABSTRACT   This study assessed the role of local government in service delivery with a specific focus on Kaduna North local government from 1999-2011. It sought to identify services delivered by local government […]

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AWARENESS AND UTILIZATION OF THE NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME IN EDO STATE, NIGERIA

AWARENESS AND UTILIZATION OF THE NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME IN EDO STATE, NIGERIA     ABSTRACT   National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is a strategy by the government for reducing maternal, morbidity and mortality rate because adequate utilization of the health care scheme is associated with improved health outcomes. This study investigated awareness and utilization […]

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STANDARDS FOR LANDFILLS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

STANDARDS FOR LANDFILLS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES   ABSTRACT Landfilling is the ultimate disposal technology which is relevant even when other advanced options are being used for recycling and/or volume reduction. It is the method of choice in developing nations because it is the lowest cost disposal option. Indeed, most industrial nations, including many European Union […]

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LANDFILL LEACHATE TREATMENTS IN NIGERIA

LANDFILL LEACHATE TREATMENTS IN NIGERIA   Abstract Various studies on landfill leachate treatment by electrochemical oxidation have indicated that this process can effectively reduce two major pollutants present in landfill leachate; organic matter and ammonium nitrogen. In addition, the process is able to enhance the biodegradability index (BOD/COD) of landfill leachate, which make mature or […]

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Management of waste chemical disposal techniques

MANAGEMENT OF WASTE CHEMICAL DISPOSAL TECHNIQUES   INTRODUCTION Proper chemical management is necessary to protect the health and safety of the University and surrounding communities and the environment. There are federal and state regulations that require all generators of chemical waste receive training and follow proper waste management and disposal procedures. These regulations have severe […]

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The impact of landfilling and composting on greenhouse gas emissions

THE IMPACT OF LANDFILLING AND COMPOSTING ON GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS Abstract Municipal solid waste is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions through decomposition and life-cycle activities processes. The majority of these emissions are a result of landfilling, which remains the primary waste disposal strategy internationally. As a result, countries have been incorporating alternative forms […]

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THE LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL AND MANAGEMENT IN KWARA STATE, NIGERIA

THE LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL AND MANAGEMENT IN KWARA STATE, NIGERIA   ABSTRACT Solid waste such as “garbage” “trash” “refuse” “slug” and “rubbish” is disposed off or is required to be disposed off in accordance with national law. The study relies on primary and secondary sources of information. The primary sources include the […]

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Evaluation of community base health care financing in preventing noncommunicable diseases

Evaluation of community base health care financing in preventing noncommunicable diseases   CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background to study One of the increasing concerns on promotion of universal health globally has been financing for more than 1.5 billion poor people who live in low and middle income countries (WHO, 2000). A large percentage of the poor […]

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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF A DUMPSITE ON THE GEO ENVIRONMENT USING SOIL AND WATER

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF A DUMPSITE ON THE GEO ENVIRONMENT USING SOIL AND WATER CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION    1.1 Background of Study The sustenance of life depends greatly on water, therefore, the demand for potable water increases continually in line with world populationgrowth. Recently, many African cities have undergone unprecedented growth in population through migration from […]

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A comparative analysis of waste management practices by form production compare case study vital,muoka and Hara form

A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF WASTE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES BY FORM PRODUCTION COMPARE  CASE STUDY VITAL,MUOKA AND HARA FORM   TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 […]

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Who, “air quality quidelines for europe (2nd ed.),” in european series no. 91, copenhagen: world health organization, regional office for europe, 2000.

WHO, “AIR QUALITY QUIDELINES FOR EUROPE (2ND ED.),” IN EUROPEAN SERIES NO. 91, COPENHAGEN: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, REGIONAL OFFICE FOR EUROPE, 2000. TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   […]

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Impact Of Climate Change On The Monthly Runoff Of A Semi-Arid Catchment: Case Study Zarqa River Basin (Imo State)

IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON THE MONTHLY RUNOFF OF A SEMI-ARID CATCHMENT: CASE STUDY ZARQA RIVER BASIN (IMO STATE) TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research […]

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Microbial Methane Oxidation Processes And Technologies For Mitigation Of Landfill Gas Emissions

MICROBIAL METHANE OXIDATION PROCESSES AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MITIGATION OF LANDFILL GAS EMISSIONS TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the […]

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Environmental Impacts Of Solid Waste Landfilling

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SOLID WASTE LANDFILLING TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument —-23 3.4 Reliability of the Instrument —–23 3.5 Data Analysis——-23   […]

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Study Of Colloidal Content And Associated Heavy Metals In Landfill Leachate: A Case Study Of El-Akader Landfill Site: Imo State

STUDY OF COLLOIDAL CONTENT AND ASSOCIATED HEAVY METALS IN LANDFILL LEACHATE: A CASE STUDY OF EL-AKADER LANDFILL SITE: IMO STATE TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 […]

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Characteristics Of Landfill Leachates And Alternatives For Their Treatment: A Review

CHARACTERISTICS OF LANDFILL LEACHATES AND ALTERNATIVES FOR THEIR TREATMENT: A REVIEW TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument […]

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The assessment of the effect of landfill leachate on ground-water quality-a case study. El-akader landfill site-north imo state

THE ASSESSMENT OF THE EFFECT OF LANDFILL LEACHATE ON GROUND-WATER QUALITY-A CASE STUDY. EL-AKADER LANDFILL SITE-NORTH IMO STATE TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 […]

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Evaluation Of The Daily Cover Soil In Mafraq Landfill –Imo State Using Hydrus 2d/3d Simulation

EVALUATION OF THE DAILY COVER SOIL IN MAFRAQ LANDFILL –IMO STATE USING HYDRUS 2D/3D SIMULATION TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling […]

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Landfilling Of Waste: Leachate

 LANDFILLING OF WASTE: LEACHATE  TABLE CONTENTS Title Page———i Certification——–ii Dedication———iii Acknowledgement——-iv Abstract ———vi Table of Content——–vii   Chapter One 1.0 Introduction ——-1 1.1 Statement of Problem——4 1.2 Purpose of the Study——5 1.3 Significance of Study——8 1.4 Limitation——–9 1.5 Scope of Study——-11   Chapter Two 2.0 Review of Related Literature —-12 2.6 Summary of Literature Review—- 19   Chapter Three 3.0 Research Methodology and Procedure—22 3.1 Population ——–22 3.2 Sample and Sampling Technique—-22 3.3 Validation of the Instrument —-23 3.4 Reliability of the Instrument —–23 3.5 Data Analysis——-23   Chapter Four 4.0 Presentation and […]

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