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  1. Policy and Regulations – Bangkok (Thailand)

    Regarding to the Natural Resources and Environmental Policy, the Government will implement an environment-friendly waste disposal system and enhance waste disposal capacity of local administrative authorities. The Government will also promote the private ...

    admin - 06/25/2014 - 11:55

  2. Converting Waste agriCulturalBiomass into a resource: Compendium of Technologiescbil

    Globally, 140 billion metric tons of biomass1 is generated every year from agriculture. This volume of biomass can be converted to an enormous amount of energy and raw materials. Equivalent to approximately 50 billion tons of oil2, agricultural biomass wa ...

    admin - 06/25/2014 - 12:38

  3. Cash for Trash: Solving Dhaka's Waste Problems

    In early 1994, two young Urban Planners completing their graduate studies approached a government official in the Dhaka City Corporation (DCC) with their concerns about the growing problem of solid waste in their city. They outlined their ideas for solvin ...

    admin - 08/10/2014 - 15:19

  4. HAZARDOUS WASTES (MANAGEMENT AND HANDLING) AMENDMENT RULES, 2003.

    The Gazette of India Extraordinary Part-II-Section-3-Sub-section (ii) Published by Authority No. 471 New Delhi, Friday, May 23, 2003 MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT AND FORESTS NOTIFICATION NEW DELHI, THE 20th May, 2003 S.O. 593(E).-Whereas the draft of certain r ...

    da_partner - 08/11/2014 - 13:31

  5. MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTES (MANAGEMENT AND HANDLING) RULES, 2000

    Ministry of Environment and Forests Notification New Delhi, the 25th September, 2000 S.O. 908(E).- Whereas the draft of the Municipal Solid Wastes (Management and Handling) Rules, 1999 were published under the notification of the Government of India in th ...

    da_partner - 08/11/2014 - 13:36

  6. Plastic Bag ban in Dhaka City, Bangladesh

    It was World War II that placed plastics at the center of necessity. A rubber substitute called vinyl was used by Allied troops for waterproof tents and boots. An ultra-light insulation-polyethylene gave the British the ability to install radar on planes ...

    admin - 08/11/2014 - 14:40

  7. REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE (3R) IN JAPAN

     The Concept   The Government of Japan, including the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Ministry of Environment, is promoting the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle) to create a sustainable society, one that has balance between the economy and envi ...

    admin - 08/11/2014 - 15:00

  8. Toward Sustainable Municipal Organic Waste Management in South Asia

    Description "This report provides a clear and up-to-date guide for harnessing the huge resource recovery potential of organic waste in the region, and is a practical reference for any policy maker or practitioner working to improve the livability of ...

    admin - 08/26/2014 - 12:27

  9. Promoting People's Participation in Solid Waste Management in Myanmar

    The purpose of this study was to explore implementation strategies for fostering people’s participation in solid waste management in Myanmar. To achieve this, an action research employing mixed methods was conducted in Bagan City, within the twenty months ...

    admin - 08/20/2014 - 16:32

  10. Municipal Infrastructure Development Project

    ABSTRACT The development objective of the Municipal Infrastructure Development Project for Tajikistan is to improve the availability, quality and efficiency of delivery of basic municipal services to the population of the towns which participate in the pr ...

    admin - 08/26/2014 - 12:27