A multicriteria facility location model for municipal solid waste management in North Greece

  title={A multicriteria facility location model for municipal solid waste management in North Greece},
  author={Erhan Erkut and Avraam Karagiannidis and George Perkoulidis and Stevanus A. Tjandra},
  journal={European Journal of Operational Research},
Up to 2002, Hellenic Solid Waste Management (SWM) policy specified that each of the country’s 54 prefectural governments plan its own SWM system. After 2002, this authority was shifted to the country’s 13 regions entirely. In this paper, we compare and contrast regional and prefectural SWM planning in Central Macedonia. To design the prefectural plan, we assume that each prefecture must be self-sufficient, and we locate waste facilities in each prefecture. In contrast, in the regional plan, we… CONTINUE READING


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