Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

  • Define and use correctly each of the terms printed in bold.
  • Describe the major sources of solid wastes in urban areas.
  • Use the results from waste surveys to calculate waste generation rates.
  • Describe the potential health effects of different wastes.
  • Explain the importance of proper on-site storage of solid waste at the household level.

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