What You Need to Know:
Waste management remains a significant issue in many communities and countries like Nigeria. A large portion of Nigerians lack awareness of the amount of waste generated by households and effective waste management methods.
According to a survey, the average daily per capita household waste generation is 0.634 kg/capita/day.
In a report by the World Bank, Nigeria currently generates at least 32 million tonnes of solid waste annually, with projections indicating an increase to 107 million tonnes by 2050.
Driving it Home:
In a press release dated February 6, 2024:
How are you contributing to waste management in your household?
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