Solid Waste Management in Bangladesh

9 Pages Posted: 16 Jul 2009 Last revised: 30 Sep 2009

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Mohammad Shamsuddoha

Western Illinois State University; University of Chittagong

Date Written: July 16, 2009

Abstract

Bangladesh was known as the 'Greanest Country' of World due to its natures and overwhelming presence of green trees and hilly areas. But now due to the presence of piles of refuses dotting and improper waste management, the clean lines of the city has been facing acute degradation. The study aims at exploring the present scenario of solid waste management in Bangladesh. This paper highlights the status of waste generation and its management, obstacles to proper waste management. Finally it suggests some guidelines in the way of proper waste management.

Keywords: Waste, Bangladesh

Suggested Citation

Shamsuddoha, Mohammad, Solid Waste Management in Bangladesh (July 16, 2009). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1434967 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1434967

Mohammad Shamsuddoha (Contact Author)

Western Illinois State University ( email )

School of Management and Marketing
Macomb, IL 61455
United States
61455 (Fax)

HOME PAGE: http://www.wiu.edu

University of Chittagong ( email )

Department of Marketing, Faculty of Business Admin
University of Chittagong, Bangladesh
Chittagong, Chittagong 4331
Bangladesh

HOME PAGE: http://www.shamsuddoha.webs.com

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