Solid Waste Management and Recycling

Actors, Partnerships and Policies in Hyderabad, India and Nairobi, Kenya

  • Isa Baud
  • Johan Post
  • Christine Furedy

Part of the GeoJournal Library book series (GEJL, volume 76)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Markets, partnerships and sustainable development in solid waste management; raising the questions

  3. Collection, Transportation and Disposal of Urban Solid Waste

  4. Reuse, Recovery and Recycling of Urban Inorganic Solid Waste

  5. Reuse of Urban Organic Solid Waste

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 195-195
    2. S. Galab, S. Sudhakar Reddyand, Isa Baud
      Pages 213-227
    3. Christine Furedy, Raakhee Kulkarni
      Pages 229-240
    4. Theo C. Davies, Moses M. Ikiara, Anne M. Karanja, Christine Furedy
      Pages 241-256
  6. Conclusions

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 283-308

About this book


This book is for practising professionals and academics working in urban planning and international development: international project staff, trainers, urban development researchers and teaching staff in universities and polytechnics.
Solid Waste Management and Recycling is unique in that it:
-utilizes an 'integrated solid waste management perspective' in its analysis;
-provides embedded case study data;
-deals with both formal and informal actors and institutional arrangements in solid waste management and recycling;
-has chapters written by experts from the countries concerned (Kenya and India);
-can be used in graduate-level courses in urban development, urban management and planning, and technical engineering courses for students, project staff, and technical students.


Recycling development sustainable development waste management

Editors and affiliations

  • Isa Baud
    • 1
  • Johan Post
    • 1
  • Christine Furedy
    • 2
  1. 1.University of AmsterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.York UniversityTorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-1975-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4020-2529-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0924-5499
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