Taskent citizens will be obliged to sort garbage

On the 1st of August in the capital of Uzbekistan a new rules of sorting, collecting and storing of the household waste will come into force. These rules were approved by the decision of Kengash (council) of the people’s deputies of Tashkent concerning arrangements for improving of sanitary-epidemiological situation in the city. The main purpose of the new rules is reduction of harmful impact to the man’s health and environment, improving of the ecological and sanitary-epidemiological situation and implementation of the new system of dealing with household waste that engages the use of the modern technologies.

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15 ways to reuse newspaper

The U.S. publishes over 24 billion newspapers every year, and that’s not the only place that newsprint turns up. People use it to wrap packaging, to print junk mail fliers, and to create coupons. All told, that is tons and tons of paper waste every single year.
Recycling paper is a great way to put a dent in this waste, but paper recycling is far from an ideal solution.

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What to do with bathroom plastics???

I decided that Step One of my Plastic Detox Program would be to find out what I have. It's both worse and a bit better than I thought.
The bad news: Virtually every product in my bathroom (save the hand soap and one moisturizer in glass bottles -- and even they come with plastic tops, but let's not split hairs, okay?)

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10 Truly Amazing Tree Houses !!!

1 Wilkinson Residence.
Architect, artist, magician, Robert Harvey Oshatz is all of that and so much more. He is the organic architect responsible for this magnificent home up in the canopy; the coolest house in the trees that you will likely ever see. The unique Wilkinson Residence graces the wooded landscape outside of Portland, Oregon.

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With care of city "lungs"

Annually, in the spring, all inhabitants of Uzbekistan leave on cleaning day - hashars on which they engaged in cleaning and a territory accomplishment. On them the inhabitants of Uzbekistan are plantings of saplings of trees.

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Recycling of Waste is Profitable area of Small Business Entities’ Activity

   Wastes formed in the Republic of Uzbekistan are divided into three categories: Wastes formed in the Republic of Uzbekistan are divided into three categories: industrial waste, domestic waste and sediments of sewage, domestic waste and sediments of sewage. In our country solid waste is buried at waste burial dumps in special allocated places. Industrial waste can be recycled into secondary row material. Today powerful regulatory and legislative base on waste management has been created in Uzbekistan. Five laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan, nine Resolutions and Decrees of the President and the Cabinet Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan, twenty eight rules and norms, methodological recommendations, work documents, sanitary regulations and norms (SanPiN) connected with waste management has been adopted. Among them there are the Laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan ‘On Nature Protection’ (1992), ‘On State Sanitary Supervision (1992), the Land Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan (1998), ‘On Radiation Safety’ (2000) and ‘On Waste’ (2002). These documents pay great attention to the recycling of waste. 

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The First Project of Clean Development Mechanism in Waste Management

   In 2008 the Production Corporation  ‘Makhsystrans’ under the territorial utility corporation of the Tashkent city khokimiyat (mayor’s office) initiated the project of clean development mechanism by means of collection and burning of harmful gases formed at domestic waste dumps of the city. Following the approved procedure the Republican national body prepared the project application, conducted meetings and negotiations with companies-partners.

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Andijan will Become Cleaner

    Cleanness of streets in cities and other settlements is always in the focus of the attention of public utilities and other organizations responsible for this important and necessary matter. So far, huge improvement works are being implemented in Andijan.
    As the site waste.uz reports, the reconstruction of municipal economy systems and city transport infrastructure amounting to 490 billion soum is planned in the city in 2011-2015. City services will buy 14 units of special equipment for domestic waste removal amounting to 1.22 billion soum and take 200 buses on lease amounting to 13.26 billion soum.

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The Almalik Mining and Metallurgical Mills (AMMM) will Strengthen the Ecological Safety

   Industrial production is accompanied by large discharges of different kinds of waste, including the toxic ones. Today utilization of these wastes is one of the most important problems and, in the case of optimum resolution of this problem, there will not be problems concerned with ecological safety.
    As the waste.uz site informs, introduction of the technologies, based on recycling of secondary raw materials, is one of the ways of resolution of this problem.

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Clean Cattle-breeding will Reduce Pollution

  Cattle-breeding is one of the most important branches of the agriculture of Uzbekistan and significant source of food products and incomes for rural inhabitants. At the same time, the cattle-breeding considerably influences on the environment. Maintenance of the ecological balance requires the special approach, knowledge and application of the technologies, that allow reducing damage to environment, in particular, to quality and fertility of the most important agricultural resource – soil.

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Problems of Waste Management in the Tashkent Province

    The accumulated waste has become the real disaster for all countries of the world. Governments attach more attention to this problem, in any possible way encouraging development of the technologies for utilization and recycling of waste. But for any country, the problem of waste utilization and recycling, is the first and foremost ecological problem. Therefore, it is important, that processes of utilization of different kinds of waste should not disturb the ecological safety of settlements and natural territories, hinder functioning of utilities negatively influence on the conditions of people life.

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Ecologically Clean Technologies in Oil and Gas Industry

The sustainable development is the base of the European Union goals. In 2001 the EN Strategy in the sphere of sustainable development was appeared at the session of the European Union in Gothenburg.
    Ecologically clean technologies protect the environment, less pollute it, use all resources more efficiently, envisage waste and production recycling and treat with residual waste in a more appropriate way than the technologies they are replacing.

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