Solid Waste Management in Developing Countries – EPA Issues Best Practices Guide

In an October 22, 2020 news release EPA issued “Best Practices for Solid Waste Management: A Guide for Decision-Makers in Developing Countries” which covers “ … waste management planning and economics; waste collection and transportation, prevention, minimization, and recycling; landfill design and operation; and energy recovery … The guide … includes case studies and examples of activities from around the globe; questions for decision-makers to consider when evaluating options for improving solid waste management; and key resources that identify useful guidance materials, tools, and studies …” – The web link to the news release is included in the post on the home page of Plastic Food Packaging Waste News at