Mohd Azizi (second from right) launching the Petaling Jaya Waste Summit 2016
PETALING Jaya City Council (MBPJ) plans to expand its recycling programme next year to ensure the 3R (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) concept is fully practised.
Petaling Jaya mayor Mohd Azizi Mohd Zain said to ensure the recycling rate increases from 10% to 22% next year, MBPJ would extend the waste separation programme throughout the city, especially in residential areas.
He said the generated waste could be used optimally as raw material for industrial activities or for production of reusable products.
“Starting next year, MBPJ will equip each household in Petaling Jaya with a 120l-capacity rubbish bin for free. READ MORE ........