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Home Health and Environment Environment Compost production center inaugurated

Compost production center inaugurated

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The solid waste management is one of the many challenges at Kirtipur Municipality. However the local community of Panga, Kirtipur has come up with solution to tackle this problem. The Environment Protection Society, Panga  has established a compost production center at Ajaya Marg with support from PRISM project, Practical Action.

The machine installed at the center can process 25 kilograms of organic waste in 15 minutes. Once the waste is processed, it is stored in trays for a week maintaining moisture. Later the compost is dried, packaged and sent to market.


The inauguration program was organized on 24 April 2014. On the program various delegates and guests  from Practical Action, Kirtipur Municipality highlighted  importance of collaboration between community and Municipality to sustain this initiative.

Last Updated ( Sunday, 08 June 2014 11:22 )