Posts Tagged ‘Waste management’

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by Christos Dodis, Konstantinos Kitis, Demetrios Panagiotakopoulos

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
This paper is concerned with the organization and the operational viability of Solid Waste Management Authorities (SWMA). The frequently changing performance requirements, the continuous search for alternative technological, financial and institutional options, the unstable market of recyclables, the variations in waste characteristics, and the need for public-private partnerships are only some of the factors that shape and drastically affect the operating environment of a SWMA. Consequently, for any such Authority (be it a small
municipal department or a huge organization serving a megapolis), there is an emerging need for:

Tags: Case study, cybernetics, Environment, management, VSM, Waste management