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'Those mayors who have approved solid waste
management plan already, I won't dare say that your plans are correct.
Iceland generated around 525,000 tons of municipal solid waste
The task force will supervise and manage the collection and transport of solid wastes
, as well as collection maintenance and continuity in the city.
The SSWMB is responsible for collection and disposal of solid/liquid waste that includes Municipal Solid Waste
, Industrial solid waste
and medical/hospital waste in the entire province.
Later, the minister was briefed about collection and proper dumping of solid waste
. Secretary Local Government Zahir Shah, CEOs of WSSP Peshawar and Mardan and relevant officials attended the meeting.
According to Republic Act 9003 or the Ecological and Solid Waste
Management Act of 2000 the barangays are mandated to create the Barangay Ecological Solid Waste
Management Committee (BESWMC), as well as implement segregation and collection of solid waste
, specifically for biodegradable, compostable and reusable wastes.
Section 16 of Republic Act 9003 or the Ecological Solid Waste
Management Act of 2000 mandates all provinces, cities or municipalities through their local solid waste
management boards to prepare a 10-year plan consistent with the National Solid Waste
Management Framework and submit it to the National Solid Waste
The Managing Director of SSWMB Saeed Ahmed Mangnejo said the system of solid waste
management had been effectively put in place in 4 districts of Karachi division.
He said that a plan to produce 50MW of electricity from solid waste
was being considered in Karachi with the permission of the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra).
In the meantime, Yeo said there were many factory operators who processed illegal solid waste
in the district of Kuala Langat, Selangor and integrated operations between the ministry and other enforcement agencies such as the Kuala Langat District Council, the Immigration Department, the Customs Department and utility provider Tenaga Nasional Berhad would be carried out to ensure that the premises no longer conduct such illegal activities.