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  1. Inventory Assessment Manual

    Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) or E-waste is one of the fastest growing waste streams in the world. In developed countries, it equals 1% of total solid waste on an average. The increasing “market penetration in developing countries, re ...

    ekhupdater - 08/22/2014 - 17:21

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Clean Energy Future and Carbon Pricing

    Recent federal legislation introduces a mechanism for pricing greenhouse gas emissions. The price is fixed for an initial three years from July 2012 to July 2015, starting at $23 per tonne of carbon dioxide equivalent (t CO2-e) and rising in the following ...

    admin - 08/06/2014 - 16:09

  9. Implications of Carbon Pricing for Waste Management in Metropolitan Melbourne

    Waste management has both negative and positive greenhouse impacts. Negative impacts include emissions from landfills,organics processing and fossil fuel use. Positive impacts include the generation of renewable energy, emission offsets from materials rec ...

    admin - 08/06/2014 - 16:10

  10. Bangladesh — where simple changes in prac Ɵ ce could save lives

    Bangladesh faces no shortage of water. The country is the floodplain delta of three large rivers – the Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna, so the landscape is dominated by an abundance of rivers and standing water. But this does not mean the population of 160 ...

    admin - 08/09/2014 - 22:45