SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT
Waste management is the science that deals with prevention and monitoring of wastes. All of us are very reliable for conservation of the environment. A healthy and attractive environment will lead to health people leaving in that environment. This is because; most of us are not going to be affected by any harmful diseases, which may result from waste.
There are several mechanics that both the governmental and non-governmental institutions have come up. Example of such methods is recycling solids. Therefore all of us are advised to dispose solid wastes at a specific place. It is from there, the government or any firms that deal with recycling of this waste picks them.
Secondly, we can also manage solid waste by reducing and reusing them. These are also the best preferred method when managing the wastes. By applying these methods we do enjoy many environmental benefits. Such impacts are reduction or prevention of emission of harmful green house gas, and amount of pollutants released in the air does also reduce. Therefore due to the benefits of these methods we should however adopt and start using them when managing solid wastes.
There are several methods of waste reduction. These are manufacturing products that have less packaging. This reduces the amount of waste to be disposed in the environment after the consumption of those products. Manufacturing companies should encourage the consumers or customers to bring their own reusable for packaging and also the public should be given priority to choose reusable products.
The collection of the wastes is normally done by the authority. This is done by method of regular collections. It is advised and important to collect waste twice a week. Actually there are several factors that are considered to determine the frequencies of collecting the wastes. The main factor is the weather condition of the region. During hot season, the authority is advised to collect solid wastes at least twice...