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Review of the Philippines’ Waste Segregation and Collection System and the Trading of Recyclables

Joint Research Program Series

No.158

Edited by Vella Atienza, Eileen Sison, Lizette Cardenas
Published in March 2012

Cover (124KB)

Preface (12KB)

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Introduction (33KB)

I.1. Background and Objectives
I.2. Methodologies
I.3. Limitations of the Study
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II.1. Case Study A: San Carlos City, Negros Occidental
II.2. Case Study B: San Fernando City, La Union
II.3. Case Study C: Quezon City, Metro Manila
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III.1 SWM Systems
III.1.1 SWM Practices of Waste Generators
III.1.2 LGU Solid Waste Collection System
III.1.3 LGU Solid Waste Disposal System
III.1.4 LGU Waste Recovery and Diversion
III.1.5 Waste Recovery Thru the Informal Waste Sector and Junkshops
III.2. Recyclables Waste Flow
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Conclusions (62KB)

References
Annexes

Reference (18KB)