Waste Concern

Study of Potential of Waste Recycling, Composting in the city of Jessore, Bangladesh.

Client: UNIDO & UNDP             

Description of work:

  • Assessed the volume of rubbish collected and collectable by the Municipality of Jessore and convertible into compost & dry fertilizer;
  • Studied the state of art of waste composting in Dhaka;
  • Obtained from Jessore the basic statistics on current rubbish disposal practices & volumes; and
  • Prepared a brief pre- feasibility report of waste conversion into compost for the area of Jessore.

Location: Bangladesh


No. of person-months provided by Waste Concern:  1 man-months      


Period: April 1, 1997 – April 30, 1997