International Journal of Waste Resources

International Journal of Waste Resources
Open Access

ISSN: 2252-5211


Gemachis Genati

Department of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Debre Birhan University, Ethiopia

  • Research Article   
    Assessment of Household Solid Waste Management Practice and Associated Factors in Debre Berhan Town, Amhara Regional State, Ethiopia
    Author(s): Gemachis Genati, Mahmud Ahmednur, Getie Berihun and Abraham Teym*

    Background: All over the world, countries are battling with waste management and governments are investing huge sums of money to tackle waste issues. Household solid wastes in Debre Berhan town are observed on the road, burning inside the village, and disposed of in sewerage. Objective: This study was aimed to assess the status of household solid waste management practice and associated factors in Debre Berhan town from March 1- March 30, 2020. Methods: Community-based cross-sectional study design was conducted in the household of Debre Berhan. Data was collected from 722 households, which were selected through multi-stage sampling from three kebeles. The Obtained data were entered using Epidata and finally analyzed using SPSS Version 21. Bivariate and multivariate analyses were done to identify the in.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2252-5211.21.11.416

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