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La Participation de la Communaute a la Gestion des Dechets Solides a Burkina Faso: Collecte des Ordure Menageres a Ouagadougou

posted on 1 June 2012 by Anonymous
Le rapport est basé sur le projet UWEP de WASTE en cooperation avec le CREPA á Ouagadougou en 1997. Le rapport presente les resultats d'une approache participative d'analyse du systéme de gestion des déchets y...

Source Specific Quantification and Characterization of Municipal Solid Waste: a Review

posted on 1 June 2012 by Anonymous
An interesting article for waste compositions and densities in different countries by Gawaikar and Deshpande. Municipal agencies manage municipal solid wastes from urban areas with the objectives of providing good sanitation facilities as also...

Assessment of the Status of Waste Service Delivery and Capacity at the Local Government Level: South Africa

posted on 14 June 2012 by Anonymous
This report presents the findings of an assessment of the municipal solid waste service level in South Africa. Approximately 150 municipalities participated in this analysis. The results have been based on the following sources of information:...

Market Reports for Recovered Materials in the UK

posted on 21 September 2010 by Anonymous
Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) has launched a series of market situation reports providing in-depth information on the latest economic trends and developments facing the UK’s recycling industry. Each report focuses on a different...

Practical Guidance on the Use of Urine in Crop Production

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The book gives practical guidance on the use of urine in crop production as a vital component of sustainable crop production and sanitation systems. The book also includes guidance on how to start activities that will facilitate the introduction of...

Quality Specifications for Collected Waste Plastic Packaging

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The Waste and Resources Action Plan (WRAP) together with BSI hasve developed a Publicly Available Specification (PAS) guide to help classify waste plastic. Publicly Available Specification (PAS) PAS 103 is a classification and grading system for the...

Market Report on the Composting & Anaerobic Digestion Sectors in Ireland

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The InterTradeIreland has published in 2009 a market report on composting and anaerobic digetion sector in Ireland. The report shows the issues and challenges in the sectors, but also the opportunities to develop cross-border trading of compost and...

Organic Waste Recycling

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
  Practical Action has published a technical guide on organic waste recycling. The guide presents a summary of organic waste types, sources and methods of processing. The guide is available on line and for free.

Compost Quality Standards & Guidelines in America

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The report examines the history of compost appreciation,and particularly looks at the emerging awareness of the need to distinguish composts from other re-cycled wastes and common fertilizers. Without such distinguishing features, compost sales may lag...

Marketing Compost: A guide for Compost Producers in Low and Middle-Income Countries

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The guide describes a marketing approach to composting, and is intended to help compost producers run more viable initiatives by unlocking the value of their product. The handbook does not cover everything there is to know about marketing, but starts...