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Sustainable management of municipal solid waste in Asia
Volume 1, Issue 4, 2019, Pages 203 - 209
Author(s) : Sayed Amir Hosseini Largani* 1

1 MSc. Department of Agricultural Machinery Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Tehran, Iran.

Abstract :
Considering the importance of sustainability in urban communities, solid waste management is one of the modern sciences in the world that if it is achieved, the effects and injuries of consumption in various dimensions can be significantly reduced; Because the abundance of solid waste is an inevitable result of development and consumption and the lack of proper management in line with current knowledge is one of the important factors of environmental pollution. The world tends to limit the diversion of solid waste management systems towards sustainability. Asian countries are deeply involved in this development. The study assesses several Asian countries to identify issues related to solid waste management and presents a strategy for improving sustainability as a roadmap.
Keywords :
Management, Sustainability, Environmental, Economic, Social