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05 July 2021 | dataset

Solid Waste Audit

This dataset reports solid waste abundance and composition data from households and commercial activities expressed in number of items, weight or volume for Vanuatu. It reports the results of interviews done when solid waste samples were collected to gather metadata about household occupants social and behavioural metadata, including the fate of solid waste not collected through the official waste management service. Waste audits were conducted between November and December 2018 in Efate island (Port Vila, 50 samples; and the rural community of Black Sands, 35 samples), Espiritu Santo islands (Luganville and rural communities, 49 samples) and two outer islands: Lelepa (Efate, 61 samples) and Ifira (Efate, 10 samples). Commercial activities were also audited (30 in Port Vila; and 15 in Luganville).

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Publisher Vanuatu Department of Environmental Protection and Conservation
Modified 15 February 2022
Release Date 05 July 2021
Source URL
Identifier 2b2b90d0-d713-4772-a4c8-6960e4cbfe2b
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location Vanuatu
Relevant Countries Vanuatu
Language English
License Private
[Open Data]
Author Wander, Amardeep