Chiang Mai Aims to Reduce Waste by 5% in 2017

PUBLISHED ON FRI, AUG 4, 2017 1:00 AM

Chiang Mai Aims to Reduce Waste by 5% in 2017

by CityNews

 

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CityNews – Chiang Mai is aiming to reduce total waste output by 5% by the end of 2017 by following the national strategy of 3Rs; reduce, reuse and recycle.

 

A meeting was held at the Chiang Mai Provincial Government Office on August 2nd to evaluate the progress of Chiang Mai’s waste management following the national 3Rs strategy.

 

Waste reduction is part of a national 5-year plan under the Pracharat policy. Last year Chiang Mai produced over 420,000 tonnes of waste. This year the authorities plan to reduce that number by 5% through recycling, reusing and reducing.

 

Full Story: http://www.chiangmaicitylife.com/news/chiang-mai-aims-to-reduce-waste-by-5-in-2017/

 
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