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5th RELAGRES International Seminar

12 Jun 2017 - 13 Jun 2017

 

Tecnocampus MatarĂ³-Maresme, MatarĂ³ (Barcelona), Spain

 

THE CONTRIBUTION OF WASTE TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE.

Topics will include:

Waste Management Models in Latin America Cities

Diagnosis and context of waste management in the world.

Technological, economic and social challenges.

Challenges, opportunities and public-private collaboration.

Latin American and European Experiences.

Some details and data...:

19% percentage of municipalities with solid waste management plans

89% the regional average of collection coverage of RSU

55% the coverage of the final disposal service (in landfills) of RSU

2% estimation of RSU in which it is recycled within formal schemes

34,2 average collection unit costs estimated in USD per tonne harvested

20,4 average cost of final disposal in USD per metric ton

4M occupied in the informal sector, through urban recyclers



Website : http://seminariorelagres2017.org/?lang=en

 

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