Diana Butron Garbage is piling up on the streets of Kathmandu, Nepal
Since some weeks ago garbage started to be disposed on the streets of Kathmandu causing the stench of this rotting garbage to be unbearable for locals and tourists.
Fjollë Kabashi, WtERT Germany Plastic Ban Vanuatu
State of Vanuatu, a small archipelago in the Pacific Ocean, with a population of 300,000 spread across 65 islands, is one of the first in the world to put into effect the single-use plastic ban since January 2018. This includes non-biodegradable plastic such as bags and polystyrene containers. Furthermore, they also proposed a ban on disposable nappies. In 2019, the state of Vanuatu went further with banning other single-use plastic items such as plates, cups, stirrers, food containers and egg cartons.
Waste Recovery Project in Istanbul, Turkey
A new system for waste collection and separation was implemented in Istanbul which should support people in need, clean the streets and gain value out of recyclable materials.
Experts / Involved Parties
Dr. Rafael Muniz SABBA Environmental
Dr Vivek S. Agrawal Greentech Infra Private Limited
SANJAY JAGTAP ABHIRUTU CONSULTANTS
WtERT Germany Tunisia: How to Run an Île de Propreté?
Developing Business Models in Sheltered Container Spots for a Decentralized Waste Handling by Involving All Participants
Municipality of Siliana On its Way to a Cleaner City, Siliana
Begins Operation of Tunesia’s First "île de propreté"
Raising awareness for waste separation and environment among the population is the goal of our aesthetic and sheltered mini-recycling centers
Abfallwirtschaftsbetrieb München (AWM) - Waste Management Cooperation Munich Munich’s campaign to reduce plastic waste, Germany
AWM's information campaign intended to draw Munich's attention to the plastic problem and to motivate people to avoid such waste.
WtERT Germany Waste Management`s Response to Climate Change, August 2019
WtERT Crowdsourcing Campaign gets patronage from the Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Consumer Protection (StMUV).
Werner Bauer Broken glass everywhere
“It’s like a jungle sometimes
It makes me wonder how I keep from going under.”
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five
Lehrstuhl für Abfallverwertungstechnik und Abfallwirtschaft der Montanuniversität Leoben Practices and Problems in MSW Management for Bio-Waste in TurkeyE. B. Özkaraova Güngör, Assist. Prof. Dr. Hasan Sarptaş, Prof. Dr. Ertugrul Erdin
Regarding the integrated solid waste management in Turkey, tremendous efforts have been given to the transposition and implementation of related EU directives. The “By-lawâ€ on General Principles of Waste Management (05.07.2008), the “By-lawâ€ on Landfilling of Waste (26.03.2010) and many others have been enacted and the management of municipal solid wastes and other special and hazardous wastes has been improved.