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A SOLUTION FOR BLOEMANDHAL GARBAGE AND THE SRI LANKA MODEL FOR SUSTAINABLE MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

(Published in ‘The Island’ news paper -17thMarch 2009 and ICTAD Quality Journal-2009)

Countries like Sri Lanka of ample human resources should not go for high costly mechanized techniques from Europe and instead, strategies have to be formed to enhance maximum involvement of the easily available settler communities through CBOs, in the correct methodology such as;

1.     Sorting before dumping

2.     Collection

3.     Transportation

4.     Processes to reduce, reuse, recovery recycle, and eco land filling

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