E3S Web of Conferences
Volume 44, 201810th Conference on Interdisciplinary Problems in Environmental Protection and Engineering EKO-DOK 2018
|Number of page(s)||8|
|Published online||03 July 2018|
Multi-criteria Analysis of the Waste Management System in a Metropolitan Area
Cracow University of Technology, Department of Environmental Engineering, Institute of Water Supply and Environmental Protection, 24 Warszawska Street, 30-155 Cracow
2 Silesian University of Technology, Faculty of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Institute of Water and Wastewater Engineering, 18 Konarskiego Street, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland
* Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
Selection of a waste management strategy for a region is a difficult decision that must take into account various frequently contradictory targets and tasks. This article presents the use of a multi-criteria analysis for estimating and selecting the most profitable selection of a regional-metropolitan waste management system. The final solution should take ecological, economic and social aspects into consideration. It was established that the solutions chosen needed to ensure the following: waste stream reduction, social acceptance, and a profitable economic efficiency index.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2018
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