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impact of solid waste in plateau state nigeria

CLIMATE CHANGE AND THE INCREASE IN INCIDENCE OF MALARIA CASES

ABSTRACT . The study examines the factors that account for the increase in malari a cases in Dvokolwako . area (Swaziland), which in the past was generally malaria free. The two main aspects

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PDF International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

a waste management agency in Jos, the Plateau State Capital. 2 AIM AND OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY The main aim of this research is to appraise the performance of plateau environment protection and sanitation agency (PEPSA) as a waste management agency in Jos city. While its objectives include: i.

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Surface water pollution in Nigerian urban areas: a close look

quality. Jos City, in North Central Nigeria, is a fast growing urban centre, being the capital of Plateau State, and it has its own share of surface water pollution as a result of ineffective solid waste disposal. The state Ministry of

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Survey on Household Awareness and Willingness to

sustainability Article Survey on Household Awareness and Willingness to Participate in E-Waste Management in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria Kangyang Josiah Miner 1, Isaac Tebogo Rampedi 1,* , Ayodeji Peter Ifegbesan 2 and Fannie Machete 3 1 Department of Geography, Environmental Management and Energy studies, University of Johannesburg, P.O. Box 524, Auckland Park 2006, South Africa; 217071209

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Economics of Solid Waste Management in Lagos State, Nigeria

Ibiyemi, (2008) investigated the economics of solid waste management in Lagos State. The result showed that of the solid wastes generated in Lagos State, less than 20% was recovered.

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The environmental implications of the exploration and

2019/02/01 · The coal measures are concentrated within the Anambra Basin, but also occur in other rocks within Nigeria such as Lafia-Obi in Plateau state, Lamja, Gombe in Bauchi state and Afikpo in Imo state. The Oyeama mine and Okpara mine are in Anambra State while the Owupka and Okaba coal mines are in Benue State ( Ezekwe & Odukwe, 1980 ; Godwin, 1980 ).

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Assessment of solid waste management practices in jos

The purpose of the study was to assess the solid waste management practices in Jos Metropolis of Plateau State, Nigeria. To achieve the purpose of this study, five research questions were formulated A Cross-sectional research

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EVALUATING THE PROBLEMS OF SOLID WASTE

2004/08/30 · 2. To examine the consequences of poor solid waste management in Nigeria. 3. To identify the strategies than has been adopted in solid waste management in Nigeria. 1.4 RESEARCH QUESTIONS 1. What are the problems

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Lalong: Many brilliant policies are gathering dust on shelves

Mar 01, 2021 · Simon Lalong, governor of Plateau state, says Nigeria incurs “enormous” waste from abysmally implemented policies. The governor spoke on Monday at the inauguration of senior executives course

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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF SOLID WASTE

2014/07/11 · We’ll be looking at “Environmental Impact of Solid Waste” in this issue. The fact is, as long as there is life, there will be waste. The truth is, the earth has been designed to accommodate these wastes and balance up.

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Innovative Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Nigeria

Abila B, Kantola J (2013) Municipal solid waste management problems in Nigeria: evolving knowledge management solution. World Acad Sci Eng Technol 78:313–318 Google Scholar Achi HA, Adeofun CO, Gbadebo AM, Ufoegbune

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Solid Waste Generation and Disposal by Informal Sector

Solid Waste Generation and Disposal by Informal Sector Participants in Barkin Ladi Town Plateau State, Nigeria. Ijeoma G.U. Ayuba 1 Musa Bitrus Dung 2 Peter Gwom 3 Jack O.Kwarfwang 1 Chuwang Bitrus Zi 1

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Effects of Municipal Waste Disposal Methods on Community

2018/10/16 · The generation of waste, and its disposal, collection, transport and processing are important for healthy ecosystems and the health of people. The negative health effects of waste management is the subject of a large literature. Two main health outcomes have been found to be statistically associated with waste exposure: cancer and congenital malformations. This research

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Impact Of Transportation On The Nigerian Economy | Project

3. To get the aggregate level of the waste caused by poor transportation system in the Nigerian economy. 1.4 STATEMENT OF HYPOTHESIS Transportation has no significant impact on the Nigeria economic growth. 1.5 SIGNIFICANTS OF THE STUDY

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COMPILATION OF INSTITUTIONS & WASTE MANAGEMENT REGULATIONS IN

COMPILATION OF INSTITUTIONS & WASTE MANAGEMENT REGULATIONS IN NIGERIA . As part of proactive measures by government to preserve the environment and protect its inhabitants from hazardous wastes and nuisance, the Nigerian government and several states therein have established various governmental authorities and agencies that would ensure efficient and effective mode of management waste in the

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PDF Municipal Solid Waste Disposal and Environmental Issues in

The problem of municipal solid waste (MSW) in developing countries is a major concern to government; this problem becomes much worrisome in Nigeria where the production is always on increase because of increase population pressure and some socio-economic factors.

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TEXILA INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH - Texila e-journal

Angela et al., (2014) Household Solid Waste Management Practices and Health Implications among Urban Residents in Ruiru Municipality Kiambu County Kenya. IJRS. Vol.3 (7). [4]. Aliyu N. (2010) An Analysis of Municipal solid Waste in Kano State Nigeria Jol. of Human Ecology 31(2):111-119. [5].

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Knowledge, Attitudes/Beliefs and Practices in Medical Waste

- An Appraisal of Jos North LGA, Plateau State, Nigeria” 46 International Journal of Research in Humanit ies and Social Studies V2 I12 December 2015 Medical waste segregation is an important step in reducing the volume of hazardous waste as it offers

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Evaluating the Problems of Solid Waste Management in Nigeria

1. To evaluate the problems of solid waste management in Nigeria. 2. To examine the consequences of poor solid waste management in Nigeria. 3. To identify the strategies than has been adopted in solid waste management in Nigeria. 1.4 RESEARCH QUESTIONS 1. What are the problems of solid waste management in Nigeria? 2.

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The impact of municipal solid waste disposal in Ado-Ekiti

The impact of municipal solid waste disposal in Ado-Ekiti metropolis, Ekiti-State, Nigeria S. O. Adefemi* and E. E. Awokunmi Department of Chemistry, University of Ado-Ekiti, P. M. B. 5363, Nigeria

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Concerning environmental audits in the Nigeria Extractive

Jul 01, 2020 · Another study in the Jos Plateau in 1987 also confirmed high levels of radioactive waste resulting from mining in the Plateau (Wapwera et al., 2015). Another not-so-solid mineral waiting to be exploited in Nigeria is bitumen (aka ‘tar sands’) found in the belt between Edo State and Lagos State, with most of it in Ondo State.

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The Impact Of Solid Waste Landfills In Nigeria - Project Topics

2020/01/06 · The Impact Of Solid Waste Landfills In Nigeria, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE PROJECT TOPICS AND MATERIALS, project materials, Solid Waste Landfills

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Municipal Solid Waste Characteristics and Management in

-to present the current state of municipal solid waste in Nigeria, and the challenges it faces.-to document solid waste problems in Nigeria.-to recommend and discuss applicable solutions to the solid waste management system. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this study, nine cities namely Lagos, Maiduguri, Kano, Ibadan, Makurdi, Port-Harcourt, Onitsha,

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An Assessment Of The Approaches Of Construction And

The Plateau Environmental Protection and Sanitation Agency (PEPSA) and the Jos Metropolitan Development Board (JMDB) are responsible for waste management in the state however, there is an absence of sustainable practices in C&D waste management in Jos hence no records on quantity of C&D waste generated, environmental and financial data nor

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PDF) Waste management practices among private operators

Data for this study was gathered from fourteen private waste operators in Jos metropolis, Plateau state Nigeria, in year 2008. Structured questionnaires were used to gather data and interviews were also carried out with the private waste operators.

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