Date of Release:
Feb 27 2016
Garbage banks and smartphone applications are being used to overcome garbage problems in Klaten regency in Central Java and Pontianak, West Kalimantan.
Residents of Palar subdistrict in Klaten have for the last two months been sorting their domestic waste and grouping it according to type in preparation for the establishment of garbage banks.
“Garbage banks give us a solution and are also profitable for the community,” Palar subdistrict garbage bank chairman Marino said.