Solid waste Management in Developing Asia: prioritizing waste separation
Effective solid waste management is critical for achieving sustainable development in municipalities. In the last half century, urban cities around the world have grown significantly, and experts forecast that this trend will continue into the future. Increased populations coupled with rapid urban buildup put enormous stress on municipalities, especially in developing countries. Without proper solid waste management services and practices, there is little chance of achieving the related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).