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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(4): 523-529
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.604.063


Urban Solid Waste Management for Sustainability: A Case Study
H.N. Bhange*, P.M. Ingle, B.K. Gavit and P.K. Singh
Department of Soil and Water Engineering, CTAE, MPUAT, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

Solid waste predominantly, is any garbage, refuse or rubbish which include- domestic, commercial and industrial wastes especially common for disposal. Solid waste should be handled and disposed off properly or else it poses numerous risks. The main objectives of this is to examine the types and current amount of wastes created, estimation of existing solid waste management system and finally suggested a sustainable management system of household solid waste for Nagar Panchayat area. Qualitative field data represent that about 39% households produced 2-3kg waste per day and the majority percentages were organic waste (49%). Owing to unawareness about 68% households was not segregated their waste at home. Though 54% wastes were stored in the Nagar Panchayat dust bin, but 23% waste was thrown on the road side and 14% were anywhere. Results drawn from this research and suggested a sustainable management system will be useful for a Nagar Panchayat authority and planners, for proper management of solid waste and environmental sound city management.


Keywords: Household, Solid waste, Solid waste management, Sustainable management.
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Bhange, H.N., P.M. Ingle, B.K. Gavit and Singh, P.K. 2017. Urban Solid Waste Management for Sustainability: A Case Study.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(4): 523-529. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.604.063