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Open waste burning is a widespread practice that is provoked by a lack of systematic waste collection, the unavailability of other disposal options, and inadequate land for the final disposal of the collected waste, especially in low- and middle-income countries. From a global perspective, two billion people have no waste collection at all, and the...

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The objective of this Guideline is to provide a systems approach to sustainable consumption and production (SCP) in the seafood sector in Vietnam that considers all stages of the production chain. SCP is conceived as a crucial framework for achieving the social and economic benefits, and minimizing the environmental burden, of Vietnam’s seafood...

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Health Care Waste Management and COVID 19 Pandemic: Policy, Implementation Status and Vaccine Management所収

The sound management of healthcare waste (HCW) has been receiving increasing global attention, now even more so given the urgency of the COVID-19 pandemic. Uncontrolled fluctuations in generation quantities, the composition of HCW as well as the significant impacts it poses on public health and the environment require a more dynamic and cohesive...

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著者:
MAKEHELWALA
Madhubashini
WERAGODA
Sujithra Kaushalya
JAYARATHNE
Lakmal
PINNAWALA
Mallika
IGALAVITHANA
Avanthi Deshani
PERERA
Chamil

The report assesses the level of public awareness of microplastic pollution and related hazards as well as the current status of microplastic monitoring facilities available in Sri Lanka’s state and private sector institutes, with an emphasis on the public water supply chain and identifying microplastic point sources upstream to ensure safe...

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著者:
KIEU-LE
Thuy Chung
PHAM
Van-Hieu
TRUONG
Tran Nguyen Sang
STRADY
Emilie
NGUYEN
Phuoc-Dan

The report assesses the current status of microplastic monitoring facilities available in Vietnam. Concern over microplastic pollution in the environment is growing worldwide. The body of related global research continues to rise, along with the diversity in methodologies, results and equipment. Building a picture of the state of facilities and...

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One emerging issue in Padang City, Indonesia is waste management. In addition to a rise in population, modern lifestyles and tourism development have resulted in burgeoning waste generation, as well as more littering and burning of waste. This problem has exceeded the waste management capacity of the city. Consequently, the Batang Arau river, one...

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Sustainability所収

The global demand for plastic is expected to double in the next 20 years. The increasing demand for Single-Use Plastic Products (SUPPs) has become one of the main environmental problems in many developing countries, including Sri Lanka, through direct and indirect means, in the way of excessive consumption and the pollution of the environment...

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Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering: 12th ICSECM所収
著者:
Nallaperuma
Bhagya
Zih-Ee
Lin
Wijesinghe
Jithya
Rashid
Safa
Karkour
Selim

During the twentieth century, the growth of global water consumption was twice the population growth and at this juncture, many comprehensive policy agendas focused on increasing the limited availability of freshwater to meet ever-growing and competing demands. Hence sustainable water consumption has become a primary concern of the building...

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著者:
Oposa
Anna , R.
Perello
Harvey , S.

While raising awareness is critical in providing information on the growing plastic crisis and explaining why current behavior needs to change, higher awareness does not always lead to behavior change. This paper aims to explore these barriers and motivations, and offer recommendations to promote behavior change at the community level. This paper...

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Advances in Biological Wastewater Treatment Systems所収
著者:
Werellagama
Induka
Gajanayake
Pradeep
Nallaperuma
Bhagya
Karkour
Selim
Bui
Xuan-Thanh
Itsubo
Norihiro

This chapter reviews recent developments in microplastic-related research; identifies major sources of microplastics to wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs); investigates the detection methods, concentration levels, and removal efficiency of microplastics at selected WWTPs; and presents a discussion on microplastics removal from wastewater and...