Commitment to Action

Zero Waste with No Landfill

Commitment by

Association For The Protection Of The Environment

In 2010, the Enhancement of Integrated Services and Waste Recycling Co. (EISWRC) and the Association for the Protection of Environment (A.P.E.) committed to address the garbage problem in Egypt using a proven 'Solid Zero Waste Strategy' which minimizes inefficiencies in current solid waste management systems. The objective is to arrive at zero waste with no landfill for household, commercial, and agricultural garbage in low income residential areas near Cairo, thus providing a clean environment and job opportunities to the local unskilled labor in the community.

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Commitment

Zero Waste with No Landfill

Launched

2010

Est. Duration

3 Years

Estimated Total Value

$800,000

Region

Middle East & North Africa

Countries

EGYPT

Commitment by

Association For The Protection Of The Environment

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Enhancement of Integrated Services and Waste Recycling Company