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CIWM to fund waste guidance for ‘low-income’ nations

Posted on 28 November 2016

The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) is to fund the development of a guidance document on reuse and recycling technologies for use in low and middle-income countries.

The guidance will cover reprocessing techniques that require minimal or low capital investment and which produce products for local markets.

It will provide case studies and ‘how to’ kits to encourage replication, for municipal solid waste and other waste streams, as well as the necessary health and safety and environmental protection measures to protect both the workers and society. Read more: