Science Journal of Environmental Research, Volume 2015, April 2015
ISSN: 2276-7495

Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research Article


Impacts of Four Seasons In Municipal Solid Waste In Al-Khums City

Naser Ali Ahmed Alhderi 1*, Purwanto Purwanto1,2, Henna Rya Sunoko1,3

1Environmental Science Study Program Post Graduate Program Diponegoro University, Semarang Indonesia
2Department of Chemical Engineering, faculty of Engineering, Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia
3Faculty of Medicine, Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia

doi: 10.7237/sjeer/191

Accepted on February 28, 2015, 2015; Available Online 14 April, 2015


Municipal Solid Waste has become a crucial environmental issue in the developing countries within the blossoms of the national economy. In the developing countries, with cultural transitions and economic focused development, there are many uncounted non economical risks that actually happen such as waste problems. The government of Libya has established regulations to manage the environmental practices and procedure to protect the Libyan environment from the degradations of its quality. These regulations are implemented step by step by adopting scientific approaches to the MSW system consists of waste collections and waste transportations to the landfill. The aim for this study to know the impact of seasons on know the different amount of MSW in season .result shows that there is Amount of waste became problem in the households, schools, and restaurants environments. These problems could be handled by providing an MSW specific system to these special environments. The impact of the seasons was also tested. It had been found that the seasons had impacts on the container problems and waste collections in households and schools. And these problems should be managed by providing specific recycling system and disposal system such as compostion and underground combustion machines to the area with highest amount of waste.

Keywords:Environmental policy, Municipal Solid Waste, ,four seasons, Al Khums city