What is it about?
This study was conducted to determine the levels of waste generation and assess the current diversion method of its municipal solid waste to prevent the town from further deteriorating into unsustainable urbanisation.
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Why is it important?
A waste analysis and characterisation study requires urgent measures to regulate and to solve the piling up of garbage worldwide, in this case a city in Asia; this is an essential factor towards the projection of a feasible and environmentally acceptable solution.
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This page is a summary of: Waste analysis and characterisation study of a hill station: A case study of Baguio City, Philippines, Waste Management & Research The Journal for a Sustainable Circular Economy, August 2019, SAGE Publications, DOI: 10.1177/0734242x19866249.
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