Household waste disposal in Mekelle city, Northern Ethiopia.

  title={Household waste disposal in Mekelle city, Northern Ethiopia.},
  author={Tewodros Tadesse and Arjan Ruijs and Fitsum G. Hagos},
  journal={Waste management},
  volume={28 10},
In many cities of developing countries, such as Mekelle (Ethiopia), waste management is poor and solid wastes are dumped along roadsides and into open areas, endangering health and attracting vermin. The effects of demographic factors, economic and social status, waste and environmental attributes on household solid waste disposal are investigated using data from household survey. Household level data are then analyzed using multinomial logit estimation to determine the factors that affect… CONTINUE READING

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