MUNICIPAL WASTE - MANAGEMENT AND TREATMENT IN NEPAL
This paper basically focus on the generation, composition and managgement of solid waste scenario in munacipilities in Nepal. Furthermore, the paper shows how the private sector and communities are involved in the waste management process by applying the 4R (reduce, reuse, recycle and refuse) principle. In the concluding section, the paper raises some policy and legislation issues and relates it with the future challenges and prospectus. Finally, the paper recommends EIA study before developing a solid waste management system and need for awareness program like segregation of wastes at collection point.