Ahmad, Mobin and Kumar, Anjanee (2016) Suitable Site Selection for Urban Solid Waste Management using GIS Technique- a Case Study of Dhanbad Block. International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, 3 (7). pp. 1600-1605. ISSN 2395-0072

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In the recent past few years’ growth of population and uncontrolled urbanization has made solid waste management an important issue for Environmental sustainability. In the recent years GIS is one of the powerful tool for suitable site selection for urban solid waste management. Using toposheet map & Landsat TM-5 satellite data for generation of road, water body, river, settlement & land cover map the existing disposal site were located from the distance of road 100mt, river 300mt, settlement 200mt, and water body 200mt. the disposal site were located to Gorbudih, Baludih, Petia, Bhaga Bandh, Shiyalguri, Kantapahari, Kustor, Bhuli, Kurmidih, Patraku and Damodarpur at Dhanbad block. Major suitable site is situated in the southern part of the study area. The selected site for solid waste dumping is 1-1.5 km of the residential area and the area under grass land and open space area.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: GIS Technique, Remote Sensing, TM-5 Satellite Data, Toposheet, Arc GIS, ERDAS, Map Layer, Overlay Analysis, NIMBY.
Subjects: Envieronmental Management Group
Depositing User: Mr. B. R. Panduranga
Date Deposited: 22 Aug 2017 05:02
Last Modified: 22 Aug 2017 05:02
URI: http://cimfr.csircentral.net/id/eprint/1819

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