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New perspective of integrated solid waste management in Malaysia

Seow , Ta Wee (2012) New perspective of integrated solid waste management in Malaysia. In: International Conference on Human Habitat and Environmental in Malay World, 19-20 June 2012, UKM, Bangi.


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Current practices of many scholars in solid waste management define Integrated Solid Waste Management (ISWM) is a comprehensive waste prevention, recycling, conzposling, and disposal progrant. In the other-hand, some of /he countries implemented hierarchy of solid waste management, but it still a little scientific or technical, However, the sustainable of integrated solid waste needed to look into the local scenario and the element should be according to the local practice. This concept paper aims la discuss the element of integrated solid waste management. There are five elements are discuss toward integrated solid waste nzanagernent in the local situation. They are element of landfill site chosen, element of recycling programme, element of public opinion, element of worker's health and safety and element of management.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering > TD785-812 Municipal refuse. Solid wastes
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Real Estate Management
Depositing User: Normajihan Abd. Rahman
Date Deposited: 28 Feb 2013 08:20
Last Modified: 21 Jan 2015 08:14
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/3428
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