waste management

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A MID SEMESTER REPORT

ON

AN OVERVIEW OF WASTE MANAGEMENT

BY
PANDIT HARSH 2010A4PS176U

AT

Lucy Switchgear FZE
Dubai, UAE

A Practice School – II station of

BITS PILANI, DUBAI CAMPUS
Dubai International Academic City, Dubai
UAE
(AUGUST 2013– JANUARY 2014)
A MID SEMESTER REPORT

ON

An overview of waste management

BY

Pandit Harsh 2010A4PS176U Mechanical engineering

Prepared in Partial Fulfillment of the
Practice School – II Course

AT

Lucy Switchgear FZE
Dubai, UAE

A Practice School – II station of

BITS PILANI, DUBAI CAMPUS
Dubai International Academic City, Dubai
UAE
(AUGUST 2013–
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8 3.1.3 Temporary solutions 8 3.1.4 Reducing plastics waste 9 3.1.5 Advantages of recycling plastics 9 3.1.6 Disadvantages of recycling plastics 10 3.1.7 Plastics fact files 10
3.2 Disposal of wooden scraps 11 3.2.1 What is currently being done? 11 3.2.2 Temporary solution 11 3.2.3 Advantages of reducing wooden waste 12
3.3 Disposal of cardboards 12 3.3.1 What is currently being done? 13 3.3.2 Temporary solution 13 3.3.3 Why reduce/reuse cardboards? 14 3.3.4 Why not to recycle cardboards? 14

3.4 Disposal of metal scraps 15 3.4.1 Nesting/punching scrap 15 3.4.2 Copper scrap 15 3.4.3 Others scrap 15 3.4.4 Zinc scrap 16 3.4.5 Stainless steel 16 3.4.6 Brass 16 3.4.7 Metal facts 18 3.4.8 Benefits of using iron/steel 18
3.5 Disposal of general waste 19
3.6 Technical solutions 20 3.6.1 Compactor for GW 20 3.6.2 Bailing machine for cardboards 21 3.6.3 Bailing machine for plastics 22 4. Conclusion 23 4.1 Reduce 23 4.2 Reuse 23

5. Future scope 24
5.1 Drinking water solutions 24
5.2 Forklift magnet 25
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