Climate & Environment

Only half of municipal waste gets collected, far less recycled

The waste management baseline survey of Nepal was conducted by the Central Bureau of Statistics in the country’s 271 municipalities. Only half of municipal waste gets collected, far less recycled
The recycled quantity of waste averages a meagre 4.1 percent of the total waste produced, according to the survey. Post File Photo
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Chandan Kumar Mandal
Published at : May 11, 2021
Updated at : May 11, 2021 12:08
Kathmandu

Chandan Kumar Mandal

Chandan Kumar Mandal is the environment and migration reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering labour migration and governance, as well as climate change, natural disasters, and wildlife.


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