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Descriptor English: Waste Management
Descriptor Spanish: Administración de Residuos
Descriptor Portuguese: Gerenciamento de Resíduos
Descriptor French: Gestion des déchets
Entry term(s): Management, Waste
Managements, Waste
Waste Managements
Tree number(s): N06.850.780.200.800.800.900
N06.850.860.510.900
SP4.027.343.100.100
SP4.127.418.689.960
VS4.001.001.005
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018505
Scope note: Disposal, processing, controlling, recycling, and reusing the solid, liquid, and gaseous wastes of plants, animals, humans, and other organisms. It includes control within a closed ecological system to maintain a habitable environment.
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
Previous Indexing: Refuse Disposal (1966-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 31974
Unique ID: D018505
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/07
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Waste Management - Preferred
Concept UI M0027752
Scope note Disposal, processing, controlling, recycling, and reusing the solid, liquid, and gaseous wastes of plants, animals, humans, and other organisms. It includes control within a closed ecological system to maintain a habitable environment.
Preferred term Waste Management
Entry term(s) Management, Waste
Managements, Waste
Waste Managements



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