Based on City Ordinance 1929-2009, commonly known as the Comprehensive Solid Waste
Management in Dagupan City, solid wastes
shall be segregated into three categories -- recyclable wastes
which consist of plastics, bottles, and cartons; special wastes
such as paint, batteries, home appliances, and hospital wastes
; and residual wastes
such sanitary napkins and disposable diapers.
'Cambodia is not a dustbin where foreign countries can dispose of out-of-date waste
,' declared Ministry of Environment spokesperson Neth Pheaktra.
She said Malaysia has become the main destination for contaminated plastic waste
imports from foreign countries since China banned the import of plastic wastes
last year (2018).
January was chosen as Zero Waste
Month because this was the month when Republic Act No.
Keep separate containers for dry and wet waste
in the kitchen.
has been viewed solely as a problem.
He said that a double chamber incinerator was present at the Allied Hospital which had a capacity to dispose of 120kg medical waste
per hour and daily 450kg waste
was being disposed of.
The municipality has carried out a number of campaigns to raise awareness among the community about the dangers of waste
in certain areas.
aThe construction of an integrated system for domestic waste
treatment in Sofia started 10 years ago.
This included municipal solid waste
, green waste
and bulky waste
from residential areas, animal waste
from farms, slaughterhouse waste
and low volume demolition and construction waste
Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi Waste
Management Centre (Tadweer) collected more than a million tonnes of waste
from across the emirate of Abu Dhabi in the first half of the year, a statement from the centre said on Monday.
According to him, Zoomlion has the equipment, capacity, and the human resource to manage waste
in the country.
There are nearly 3,000 hospital beds in Islamabad and more than 7,500 kilograms of hospital waste
is generated every day at the rate of 2.5kg of waste
per bed per day, according to World Health Organisation and Health Services Academy Islamabad described criteria.
Professor Oladele Osibanjo, President, Waste
Management Association of Nigeria, and one-time head of Basel Convention Coordinating Centre for Africa, in this interview with PAUL OMOROGBE, makes a case for the move from mere waste
disposal to waste
management in order to reduce waste
disposed, create wealth, and mitigate climate change in Nigeria.
Cimatu urged LGUs to plan ahead and ensure proper waste
disposal, particularly in tourist destinations.