E3S Web Conf.
Volume 73, 2018The 3rd International Conference on Energy, Environmental and Information System (ICENIS 2018)
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Section||Technology, Culture and Society in Waste Management|
|Published online||21 December 2018|
Evironmental Management at the Household, the case of Bekasi City
1 Magister Program of Environmental Science, School of Postgraduate Studies, Universitas Indonesia, Salemba - Indonesia
2 School of Environmental Science, Universitas Indonesia, Salemba - Indonesia
3 Faculty of Social and Politics, Universitas Indonesia, Salemba - Indonesia
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The households have significant roles in managing the environment. The increasing of household numbers will automatically increase the demand and consumption of the resources, namely electricity, water, and land-use (space). The household also is a significant contributor to the solid waste in the city. The changing of lifestyle, consumption patterns and awareness of environment directly affects the environmental management at the household level. This paper examined the environmental management at the household level, in three aspects: (1) consumption of electricity and water, (2) green open space, and (3) waste management. This research using the quantitative method with data obtained from the survey on 30 respondents, all of the respondents are the household mother, with the assumption of they who manage the resources consumption and the environment in the household. This research found that the level of knowledge, attitude, and behavior in the waste management, water and electricity consumption and green open space management are good.
Key words: Environmental management / household / waste management / water consumption, electricity consumption
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