Yangon to upgrade disposal of toxic waste

The Yangon government will construct an incineration facility within the year to properly dispose of the hazardous hospital waste, which at present is being burned in an open garbage collection area, an official said. Dr. Aung Myint Maw, deputy head of the Environmental Conservation and Cleaning Department of the Yangon City Development Committee, said the […]

Bidding for Waste-to-Energy Plant Soon

The next energy plant which can recycle all waste and rubbish produced in Yangon will be built after calling for tenders, according to Dr Aung Myint Maw, Assistant Chief Engineer, Pollution Control and Cleansing Department of Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC). The cost for building the plant was equally shared by both governments while the […]