ABSTRACTThis project work tilted â€œAn Appraisal of Waste Management in Nigeria in (The study of Enugu State Waste Management Authority (ESWAMA), started with the introduction. The statement of the problems includes; The possible outburst of some diseases like cholera, malaria etc. following indiscriminate accumulation of waste in …
Municipal Solid Waste and the challenges confronting Municipal Solid Waste Management in Nigeria. Olanrewaju and Ilemobade (2009) researched on Ondo state Integrated Waste Recycling and Treatment Project in Nigeria, looking into the issue in terms of Municipal Solid Waste Management before and after the introduction of this system.
Analysis of Household Hazardous Wastes Awareness Level in Enugu Metropolis Ubachukwu, N. N. Geography Department, Nigerian Defense Academy, Kaduna, Nigeria [email protected] Phil-Eze P.O. Geography Department, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State Emeribe, C. N.
Kreith, Frank, ed. Handbook of Solid Waste Management. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1994. Lardinois, 1. and A. van de Klundert. Organic Waste, Urban Solid Waste Series, Vol. 1. Amsterdam and Gouda: Tool, Transfer of Technology for Development and WASTE Consultants, 1994. Tchobanoglous George, Hilary Theisen, and Samuel Vigil. …
urban solid waste (Ekwueme and Achikanu, 2000), environmental impacts and consequences of solid waste generation (Nyeenenwa, 1991) and recycling of mixed waste plastic products (Chukwu, 2007). Surprisingly, little work has yet been done toaddress the key issue of effective strategies for the management of urban solid waste in Nigeria cities.
• The Enugu State Waste Management Agency faces the challenge of inadequate disposal vehicles and that is impeding on their efficient service delivery. • Many people in Enugu State are yet to receive proper environmental education. LITERATURE REVIEW Graiser (2007) refers to solid waste as ‘solid material which is discarded.
EnuguState is a mainland state in southeastern Nigeria. Its capital is Enugu, from which the state- created in 1991 from the old EnuguState -derives its name. The principal cities in the state are Enugu, Awgu, Udi, Oji, and Nsukka EnuguState is one of the states in the eastern part of Nigeria.
The Enugu State government sought to check the high kidnapping rates by passing a bill on February 2009 that made kidnapping by the use of a weapon a capital offence; the bill was passed by the Enugu House of Assembly unanimously.
To recommend measures that will improve the quality of solid waste collection in Enugu urban. RESEARCH SCOPE AND LIMITATION Enugu municipal is made up of three local government areas; Enugu east, Enugu south, and Enugu north. These local governments is the heart beat of Enugu state and has over two third of the industries and companies …
Much of the city's waste is disposed of at the DFID-supported Enugu State Waste Management Authority (ESWAMA) landfill site located at Ugwuaji at the outskirts of Enugu. Informal recyclers congregate at this landfill for waste recovery, aggregation, processing, buying or selling of recovered materials.
The study examined types of wastes and their effect on the environment in Enugu state, Nigeria. Data was collected with eth aid of structured questionnaire from 100 respondents from the study area. Data analysis was by the use of descriptive statistics.