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Descriptor English: Refuse Disposal
Descriptor Spanish: Eliminación de Residuos
Descriptor Portuguese: Eliminação de Resíduos
Descriptor French: Élimination des déchets
Entry term(s): Disposal, Refuse
Disposal, Solid Waste
Disposals, Refuse
Disposals, Solid Waste
Refuse Disposals
Solid Waste Disposal
Solid Waste Disposals
Waste Disposal, Solid
Waste Disposals, Solid
Tree number(s): N06.850.780.200.800.800.700
N06.850.860.510.900.600
SP4.031.342
VS4.001.001.005.001.004
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012037
Scope note: The discarding or destroying of garbage, sewage, or other waste matter or its transformation into something useful or innocuous.
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
Related: Solid Waste MeSH
DeCS ID: 27793
Unique ID: D012037
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Refuse Disposal - Preferred
Concept UI M0018712
Scope note The discarding or destroying of garbage, sewage, or other waste matter or its transformation into something useful or innocuous.
Preferred term Refuse Disposal
Entry term(s) Disposal, Refuse
Disposals, Refuse
Refuse Disposals
Waste Disposal, Solid - Narrower
Concept UI M0018713
Preferred term Waste Disposal, Solid
Entry term(s) Disposal, Solid Waste
Disposals, Solid Waste
Solid Waste Disposal
Solid Waste Disposals
Waste Disposals, Solid



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