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Descriptor English: Solid Waste
Descriptor Spanish: Residuos Sólidos
Descriptor Portuguese: Resíduos Sólidos
Descriptor French: Déchets solides
Entry term(s): Junk (Solid Waste)
Solid Wastes
Waste, Solid
Wastes, Solid
Tree number(s): D20.944.730
N06.850.460.710.730
SP4.031.317
VS4.001.001.005.001
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D062611
Scope note: Garbage, refuse, or sludge, or other discarded materials from a wastewater treatment plant, water supply treatment plant, and air pollution control facility that include solid, semi-solid, or contained material. It does not include materials dissolved in domestic sewage, irrigation return flows, or industrial discharges.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
SN statistics & numerical data
Public MeSH Note: 2013
History Note: 2013
Related: Refuse Disposal MeSH
Solid Waste Characteristics DeCS
Solid Waste Use DeCS
Solid Waste Volume DeCS
Urban Cleaning DeCS
DeCS ID: 24422
Unique ID: D062611
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2013/01/01
Date of Entry: 2012/07/03
Solid Waste - Preferred
Concept UI M0568791
Scope note Garbage, refuse, or sludge, or other discarded materials from a wastewater treatment plant, water supply treatment plant, and air pollution control facility that include solid, semi-solid, or contained material. It does not include materials dissolved in domestic sewage, irrigation return flows, or industrial discharges.
Preferred term Solid Waste
Entry term(s) Junk (Solid Waste)
Solid Wastes
Waste, Solid
Wastes, Solid



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