January 2020

This issue of EM explores global challenges in waste management, with a focus on developing nations.

Inside This Month's Issue


International Approaches to Waste Management
by Melanie L. Sattler

Waste Management Trends in Africa
by MD Sahadat Hossain and Anuja Sapkota

Solid Waste Management Challenges and Solutions in India
by Ketan Shah and Melanie Sattler

Beneficial Reuse of Rice Husk: Solving a Large-Scale Waste Challenge in Asia
Sunita Baniya, Mithila Chakraborty, and Melanie Sattler

Closing 300 Dumpsites in Six Years: An Oman Success Story
by Said Altouqi

Waste to Energy in Lebanon: Technical, Environmental, and Social Viewpoints

by Nisrine El-Hougeiri

Also This Month...

Regulatory Roundup: D.C. Circuit Vacates CSAPR ‘Close-Out’ Rule; Dismissed Scientists Attempt to Influence EPA on PM Standards
by William H. Haak

Message from the President: A Great Moment in Time for A&WMA

Kim Marcus

Back In Time: A&WMA’s Annual Critical Review Turns 50
This year, we celebrate 50 years of A&WMA’s Annual Critical Review.


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