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  1. Studying Municipal Solid Waste generation and Composition in the Urban areas of Bhutan

    Bhutan is a small landlocked country located in the eastern Himalaya between Tibet-China (in the North) and India (in the east, south and west). Its total population in 2005 was 672,425 (PHCB, 2006) and it has a total area of 38,394 km2 (MoA 2004). Like a ...

    admin - 08/26/2014 - 12:28

  2. Environmental GuidelinesonSolid Waste Management in Kingdom of Cambodia

    Now with the economic development and increasing people the requirement using equipment for their every day living is increased too, these are the reasons of the environmental issue and because of the people through out their solid waste around the countr ...

    admin - 08/21/2014 - 16:08

  3. Solid Waste Management: Issues and Challenges in Asia

    Solid-waste management is a major challenge in urban areas throughout the world.  Without an effective and efficient solid-waste management program, the waste generated from various human activities, both industrial and domestic, can result in health haza ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 11:22

  4. WEEE and E-waste Management Report, Phnom Penh Municipality

    Inventory studies show that E-waste generation potential ranges from 6792 metric tons in 2008 to 22,443 metric tons in 2019. Further, the results of extensive field work highlighted that the E-waste trade value chain consists of stakeholders, who use twel ...

    admin - 08/26/2014 - 12:28

  5. Country Analysis Paper

    Rapid growth of economic urbanization and industrial development are the cause of more concerns within solid waste management. In this regard, the Ministry of Environment is the institution responsible for protecting the environment and human health has d ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 11:47

  6. CICP Working Paper, NO. 27, Solid Waste Management in Cambodia

    Solid waste management consists of two sectors: the formal operation and the informal scavenging activities. Because scavenging contributes to solid waste management economically and environmentally and also serves as an occupation for some of the most im ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 12:01

  7. PPP-ISWM Initiative in Bhutan

    Urbanization in Bhutan has taken place at a rapid pace over the last 10 years or so. By 2005, the proportion of Bhutanese urban population had grown to 31 percent. It is projected that by 2020 half of the Bhutanese population will be living in urban areas ...

    admin - 08/26/2014 - 12:28

  8. Waste Management Plan for the Maltese Islands

    The first ‘Waste Management Policy’, issued in 1998 incorporated principles such as the sustainability principle and the waste hierarchy (waste minimisation, reuse, recovery etc.). Nevertheless, the implementation of this policy did not meet any of its go ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 14:44

  9. Institutional Development of the Municipal Solid Waste Sector in Moroccor

    Morocco: Municipal Solid Waste Sector Institutional Development of the Municipal Solid Waste Sector in Morocco Overview In 2008, the World Bank began working with the Government of Morocco on a sweeping program to help deliver better solid waste managemen ...

    admin - 08/26/2014 - 12:26

  10. Municipal waste management in the Netherlands

    Highlights Recycling is the most preferred option for MSW management in the Netherlands. Already lying at 45 % in 2001, recycling of MSW in the Netherlands reached the 50 % recycling target given in the Waste Framework Directive, by 2009, eleven years ahe ...

    admin - 08/26/2014 - 12:29