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  1. Waste Management and Society: A Case Study of Public Participation In Waste Management Kota Kinabalu City

    The increase in world population will cause impact on solid waste. This impact is mostly felt by local authorities. Therefore, cooperation with other stakeholders is essential to ensue that municipal solid waste plan works perfectly. Among the most import ...

    ekhupdater - 06/02/2014 - 08:52

  2. A framework for a decision support system for municipal solid waste landfill design

    A decision support system (Landfill Advisor or LFAdvisor) was developed to integrate current knowledge of barrier systems into a computer application to assist in landfill design. The program was developed in Visual Basic and includes an integrated databa ...

    ekhupdater - 08/26/2014 - 12:31

  3. Solid Waste Management in the city of Kathmandu, Nepal

    The rapid population growth and urbanization in developing countries as Nepal constitute a threat to the environment. The urbanisation result in more waste and concurrently the development result in new life patterns, standard of living and attitudes chan ...

    ekhupdater - 08/22/2014 - 16:44

  4. Municipal solid waste management challenges in developing countries- Kenyan case study

    This paper provides an overview of the state of municipal solid waste management (MSWM) by local authorities in Kenya as a case study of a low-income developing country. Approaches of possible solutions that can be undertaken to improve municipal solid wa ...

    ekhupdater - 08/22/2014 - 17:01

  5. Report on Environmentally Sound Technologies (ESTs) to be used in the implementation of ISWMP Maseru/Lesotho

    The purpose of this document is to identify and list appropriate Environmentally Sound Technologies (ESTs) for all operational stages of the ISWMP of the City of Maseru, including source segregation, collection, transportation, sorting, treatment and disp ...

    ekhupdater - 08/22/2014 - 17:39

  6. Strategic Action Plan for Integrated Solid Waste Managment Plan, Novo Hamburgo

    The inability to fully grasp the problems of waste generation and characterization have resulted in transforming Solid Waste Management as one of the most compelling problem of urban environmental degradation. Individual or fragmented approach is bound to ...

    ekhupdater - 08/22/2014 - 17:45

  7. TRAIINIING WORKSHOP ON IINTEGRATED SOLIID WASTE MANAGEMENT (IISWM) BASED ON 3R

    The training workshop on Integrated Solid Waste Management (ISWM) based on Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle (3R) approach was carried out from 22nd to 24th February 2010 at Axum Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The training was organized by Forum for Environment ( ...

    ekhupdater - 08/09/2014 - 19:58

  8. Solid Waste Characterization and Quantification of Bahir Dar City for the Development of an ISWM plan

    Construction and demolition (C&D) waste is not a monolithic waste stream, but it is a family of waste streams. Therefore, it is important to define the types of materials, which could be available in C&D waste. The most common materials could be p ...

    ekhupdater - 08/22/2014 - 17:52

  9. Target setting for ISWM of Bahir Dar City / Ethiopia

    The following principles are set for achieving the mission to develop, implement and maintain effective, efficient, affordable, sustainable and accountable solid waste management system in order to ensure citizens’ good health and maintain the ecologica ...

    ekhupdater - 08/22/2014 - 17:55

  10. Food residue recycling by swine breeders in a developing economy: A case study in Da Nang, Viet Nam

    This study provides a detailed description of food residue collection by swine breeders in Da Nang, Viet Nam. In January 2011, the study surveyed 30 swine breeders in two villages with respect to locations, methods, prices, quantities, and prospects for f ...

    ekhupdater - 08/26/2014 - 12:32