waste management

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waste man·age·ment

(wāst manăj-mĕnt)
Administration of activities that provide safe collection, transport, processing, recycling or disposal of potentially hazardous waste products (i.e. needles, tissue specimens).
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Yoyongco said that the use and disposal of PET bottles and single-used plastic products contribute mainly to the plastic pollution in the Philippines.
Increasing concerns about the impact of chemicals on health and the environment are being translated into strict legislation that may have significant impact on the use and disposal of plastics, particularly those used in electrical and electronic equipment.
A major problem with batteries is not so much the batteries themselves, but inefficient use and disposal by contused consumers.