City Summaries 2012

Follow Up Cities

City Country Population Waste Generated Waste Reduction Target(s) Level of Intra-City Scaling Up
Balikpapan Indonesia 630,000 (2010) 500 tonnes/day, 60% organic 10% by 2012 and 20% by 2014 12 Sub-Districts
Palembang Indonesia 1,700,000 (2010) 750 tonnes/day (2010) 62% organic 10% by 2012 and 20% by 2013 8 Districts, Additional 4 Districts
Tarakan Indonesia 230,000 (2010) 130 tonnes/day (2010) 52% organic 20% by 2014 7 Sub-Districts, 1 Sub-District each year
Kampar Malaysia 120,000 (2010) 120 tonnes/day (2010) 40% organic 14% by 2013 260 Households in 4 housing areas.  400 target in 7 housing area
Sibu Malaysia 240,000 (2010) 130 tonnes/day (2010) 50% organic 10 - 15% by 2013 1 Compost Centre, 4 Schools and 2 Neighbourhoods, 5 other projects
Cebu City Philippines 810,000 (2011) 470 tonnes/day (2010) 50% organic 35% by 2013 5 Barangays, 2 Academic Institutions.  Will Expand to 13 Barangays and 2 Academic Institutions

 

Observer Cities

City Country Population Waste Generated Waste Reduction Target(s) Level of Intra-City Scaling Up
Makassar Indonesia 1,340,000 (2010) 600 tonnes/day (2010) 10% in 2013 78 Neighbourhoods (RW).  5 more Neighbourhoods
Mataram Indonesia 402,000 (2011) 150 tonnes/day (2011) 10% by 2013 10 Neighbourhoods (RW).  Another 10 Neighbourhoods
Mount Gede Pangrango National Park Indonesia N/A Unknown 5% by 2014 10 Households.  Expecting to expand to 20 Households and 2 Schools
Hang Tuah Jaya Malaysia 115,000 (2011) 125 tonnes/day (2011) 54% organic 10% by 2015 65 Households in 4 Areas, 6 Institutions.  3% coverage of whole city by 2013
Badulla Sri Lanka 45,000 (2011) 25 tonnes/day (2011) 80% organic 10% by 2013 7 Wards.  Planning to cover another 8 Wards by 2013
Kuliyapitiya Sri Lanka 13,000 (2011) 10 tonnes/day (2011) 10% by 2013 9 Wards, Centralised Plant
Lima Peru 2,835,000 (2011) 17,200 tonnes/day (2011) 50% organic 5% by 2014 1 Pilot Project in a Selected City

All the above cities have verified the viability of using the solid waste management methods taught, other than Peru.  Further details can be found by clicking on the city names above and the 2012 presentations can be found on our documents page as well as our 2012 seminar programme page.