International Journal of Waste Resources

International Journal of Waste Resources
Open Access

ISSN: 2252-5211

+44 1477412632

Hafis Bello

Hafis Bello

Kuala Lumpur

  • Research Article
    Impact of Changing Lifestyle on Municipal Solid Waste Generation in Residential Areas: Case Study of Qatar
    Author(s): Hafis BelloHafis Bello

    Qatar currently has one of the highest per capita municipal waste generation in the world. The continuous increase in household wastes, and overfilled landfills threaten available spaces for urban development programmes in the country. Consequently, this study examined the lifestyle factors that have led to high municipal solid waste generation in the country. Data were gathered from both primary and secondary sources. Considering the sociocultural factors in the country, the convenience sampling technique was adopted. Thus, questionnaires were administered via online survey. At the end of the survey, 68 responses were received, and utilized for the study. The analysis of Data used the descriptive and inferential statistical tools via the SPSS 24 software. Descriptive tools used are frequency tables, bar-diagrams, line graphs, pie charts, averages, and relative importance index while .. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2252-5211.1000335

    Abstract PDF

Relevant Topics