Solid Waste Generation, Composition, Management and Disposal at Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike:-Iniewe, Cyrina

Michael Okpara University | 80 pages (16467 words) | Projects
Forestry and Environmental Management | Co Authors: CYRINA INIEWE

ABSTRACT

Studies on solid waste generation, composition, management and disposal were carried out at Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Nigeria, from 10th January to 10 June 2013. The University'was divided into five sections namely Administrative block, hostels, r ed between the quantities of wastes at different waste' collection location and at the various waste collection periods. .2013) were not significantly different, organic waste, and glass waste had significantly the highest and least quantities respectively. In terms of the quantities of wastes x Location x Waste types treatment interaction, miscellaneous waste types at the University Medical Center, followed by the statistically similar waste quantities at the Administrative Block had significantly the highest quantities of at the Administrative Block, had the least (p< 0.05) 11 wastes. Glass waste type waste quantities. The result of the questionnaires showed that paper had the highest percent, 33.4% of the solid wastes generated in the University. Organic had 24.6%, plastics 18%. metal 8%, glass 2.8% and miscellaneous 16.4%. The areas, medical centre and engineering used to identify types of wastes generated at the , various locations. The wastes were categorized into five types, organic, plastics, paper, glass, metal and miscellaneous. Thirty kilogram (30kg) of solid wastes from the different locations were collected, sorted into these five types and weighed. The quantities of various types of wastes were recorded for six months. The data Studies on solid waste generation, composition, management and disposal were carried out at Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Nigeria, from 10th January to 10 June 2013. 

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APA

MICHAEL, U (2023). Solid Waste Generation, Composition, Management and Disposal at Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike:-Iniewe, Cyrina . Repository.mouau.edu.ng: Retrieved Feb 23, 2024, from https://repository.mouau.edu.ng/work/view/solid-waste-generation-composition-management-and-disposal-at-micheal-okpara-university-of-agriculture-umudike-iniewe-cyrina-7-2

MLA 8th

UNIVERSITY, MICHAEL. "Solid Waste Generation, Composition, Management and Disposal at Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike:-Iniewe, Cyrina " Repository.mouau.edu.ng. Repository.mouau.edu.ng, 29 Nov. 2023, https://repository.mouau.edu.ng/work/view/solid-waste-generation-composition-management-and-disposal-at-micheal-okpara-university-of-agriculture-umudike-iniewe-cyrina-7-2. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

MLA7

UNIVERSITY, MICHAEL. "Solid Waste Generation, Composition, Management and Disposal at Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike:-Iniewe, Cyrina ". Repository.mouau.edu.ng, Repository.mouau.edu.ng, 29 Nov. 2023. Web. 23 Feb. 2024. < https://repository.mouau.edu.ng/work/view/solid-waste-generation-composition-management-and-disposal-at-micheal-okpara-university-of-agriculture-umudike-iniewe-cyrina-7-2 >.

Chicago

UNIVERSITY, MICHAEL. "Solid Waste Generation, Composition, Management and Disposal at Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike:-Iniewe, Cyrina " Repository.mouau.edu.ng (2023). Accessed 23 Feb. 2024. https://repository.mouau.edu.ng/work/view/solid-waste-generation-composition-management-and-disposal-at-micheal-okpara-university-of-agriculture-umudike-iniewe-cyrina-7-2

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