Municipal solid waste management in Thailand and disposal emission inventory.

@article{Chiemchaisri2007MunicipalSW,
  title={Municipal solid waste management in Thailand and disposal emission inventory.},
  author={Chart Chiemchaisri and Jeanger P. Juanga and Chettiyappan Visvanathan},
  journal={Environmental monitoring and assessment},
  year={2007},
  volume={135 1-3},
  pages={
          13-20
        }
}
The increasing municipal solid waste (MSW) generation along with the high fraction of organic waste and a common disposal of open dumping is the current scenario in many areas in Thailand. As a response to this problem, the country's Pollution Control Department (PCD) aims to reduce the MSW generation rate to less than 1 kg/capita/day, increase the collection efficiency, and improve the recovery of recyclables. For many years, more than 60% of the solid waste disposal system in Thailand has… CONTINUE READING
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