waste management

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  • Kaveh Madani speaking to journalists on the sideline of Tehran’s Pardisan Park cleanup event on Monday morning 2018-02-07 10:38

    DOE starting to promote ‘waste separation’ culture

    TEHRAN – By establishing special bins for collecting dry waste in every room of its own offices, the Department of Environment tries to promote the culture of separating waste at source.

  • Produced and gone straight to waste 2018-01-26 10:22

    Produced and gone straight to waste

    TEHRAN — According to the United Nations the current world population of 7.3 billion is expected to reach 8.5 billion by 2030, 9.7 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion in 2100 and the question is how to produce sufficient food for everyone?

  • Landfill 2018-01-21 21:39

    Tehran Municipality planning to boost waste-to-energy capacity

    TEHRAN – Tehran Municipality is trying to encourage domestic and foreign investment to expand the capacity of waste-to-energy units, said the head of waste management organization of Tehran Municipality.

  • A view of Tehran grand bazaar situated in downtown  2018-01-12 17:34

    Tehran’s population doesn’t fit its area: environment official

    TEHRAN – The population density (a measurement of population per unit area) of Tehran is near 10,000 people per square kilometer which is considered high and inevitably raises environmental issues, said chief of Tehran’s department of environment.

  • Open burning of waste ‘illegal’: official 2018-01-12 10:06

    Open burning of waste ‘illegal’: official

    TEHRAN – Burning waste in the open or even in substandard incinerators is considered as an illegal act and violators will face fines, chief of Tehran’s department of environment said, YJC reported on Tuesday.

  • Tehran Municipality developing waste management comprehensive plan 2018-01-08 09:00

    Tehran Municipality developing waste management comprehensive plan

    TEHRAN – Tehran Municipality is developing a comprehensive plan for waste management which is due to be unveiled in autumn, chief of Tehran’s department of environment has said.

  • Waste management has come to a head 2017/12/11

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Waste management has come to a head

    TEHRAN — The issue of waste management in Iran has reached a critical stage and actions have to be taken in no time.

  • Kiyoumars Kalantari 2017-11-04 20:04

    DOE earmarks $2b for waste management

    TEHRAN — Some $2 billion has been allocated from foreign exchange reserves for waste management projects, the director general of Tehran province’s department of environment said on Monday.