Recycling of the Municipal Waste through Biogas Production and Composting

Published on 04 Jan 2012
Recycling of the Municipal Waste through Biogas Production and Composting

Document Summary

In 1990, a group of sixteen women from Lalitpur, Nepal started collecting waste from the neighboring 50 households. This initiative lead to the establishment of the organization called Women Environment Protection Committee (WEPCO). By 2004, waste collection expanded to 1000 households, wherein WEPCO had to manage 4-5 tonnes of waste daily.

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