• Engineering
  • Published 2016

Economic Model for Household Solid Waste Collection

@inproceedings{Amanamba2016EconomicMF,
  title={Economic Model for Household Solid Waste Collection},
  author={Ezenwa Chinenye Amanamba},
  year={2016}
}
Protection of public health and water resources is partly maintained through efficient waste collection. This paper presents a model to calculate collection and transfer cost of household solid waste. The model was applied to estimate the collection and transfer cost of household waste for a district in Cairo, Egypt. The model was calibrated and verified using data that was collected through surveying 30 waste collectors. The model is applied for both new and used trucks and was successful in… CONTINUE READING