Country Report: Egypt (2013)

Document

Description

The present report focuses on the recent progress of the solid waste sector within 2013. The report contains the relevant information and data on the SWM situation in Egypt and the major developments and challenges in the period 2012/2013. It provides detailed informations on municipal, industrial and hazardous, medical, agricultural, packaging, construction and demolition and electronic wastes, in addition to wasted tyres and oil and lubricants.Moreover, the rules and responsibilities of the newly established Integrated Solid Waste Management Sector (ISWMS) under the Ministry of State for Environmental Affairs, and the National Solid Waste Management Programme (NSWMP) are discussed.

Publishing Date

2015

Category

Language

  • English

Country

  • Egypt

Network

SWEEP-Net

german cooperationFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Developmentsupported by The State Government of North Rhine-Westphalia