Tag: waste management
The current system does not encourage the separation of rubbish at its source as it makes no difference to the people who operate the system or the collectors and landfill operators.
Southeast Asia nations fear they are the new dumping ground for the world's trash after China banned the entry of several types of waste as part of a campaign against "foreign garbage".
China is in the fifth year of a "war on pollution" designed to reverse damage caused by decades of untrammelled economic growth.
Waste management specialist says halal and haram issue also comes into play when dealing with the treatment of food waste in Malaysia.