A round table organized with the support of Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine focused on the following topic: "The main aspects of the National Strategy for Household Waste Management in Ukraine".
During the event, it was emphasized on the need to reform the municipal waste management system, integrated waste management planning in accordance with the requirements of the European Union standards and development of the investment potential of the waste management market in Ukraine.
These requirements are foreseen in the National Strategy for Waste Management in Ukraine by 2030.
The National strategy provides for the fulfillment of the main objectives:
- reducing the number of landfills and dumps and replacing them with fewer number of authorized regional landfills;
- distribution system of organized waste collection;
- assistance in the separate waste collection, including valuable resources; preliminary treatment of solid municipal waste before being removed to landfills.
To learn more about the final draft of National Strategy for Waste Management, follow the link below: