Comparative life cycle analysis of municipal waste management systems: Kırklareli/Turkey case study
Life cycle assessment of municipal solid waste management methods: Ankara case study
AbstractGrowing population, increasing urbanization and changing lifestyles impact the municipal solid waste MSW generation quantities, stressing the management infrastructure and cities ability to manage waste. To understand the existing MSW management scenario, level of implementation of waste management Rules, and citizens engagement, an audit of MSW management system was conducted in the area of Varanasi Municipal Corporation VMC between 23rd September to 01st February Percentage of population practicing home composting, wrapping and disposing sanitary waste was also determined through the audit to understand implementation of regulations. Fate of recyclables, domestic hazardous waste, status of user charges, appropriateness of waste collection services and waste management infrastructure were also evaluated as a component of this audit. This paper provides an insight to the audit findings and provides recommendations for VMC to improve their waste management services. Such study also provides a blueprint for other urban local bodies to help them assess the status of MSW management and take necessary corrective actions.
Municipal solid waste management in the City of Indore- A case study
The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. The report identifies key drivers, opportunities, and major restraints which helps our readers to understand the current and future situation of Municipal Solid Waste Management Market. In addition to this, it presents a thorough understanding of the competitive landscape by presenting information on key players operating in the market. It does so by offering an in-depth analysis of the qualitative and quantitative information on the market size and growth.
While municipalities are generally responsible for solid waste services, the private sector has long been involved in the municipal solid waste sector through outsourcing arrangements and informally through waste picking and sorting. Recent trends in involvement of the private sector in the municipal solid waste sector in developing countries are partly driven by more stringent environmental standards and the recognition that the private sector can play a significant role in improving environmental and hygiene issues around solid waste collection and disposal. They include:. Municipal Solid Waste Laws and Regulation. Sample municipal Solid Waste Agreements.