Essay On Solid Waste Management

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Solid waste is a product from the socio-economic activities. In general, solid waste is non-liquid form that is no longer needed and should be removed or disposed by the owner (Haliza Abdul Rahman, 2011). Solid waste also can come from animal activities. According to Solid Waste and Public Cleansing Management Corporation Act 2007, solid waste was defined as any scrap material or other unwanted surplus substance or rejected products arising from the application of any process; any substance required to be disposed of as being broken, worn out, contaminated or otherwise spoiled.
To have a good environment and no problems regarding to health issue, it’s good to have a good solid waste management. Solid Waste Management can be defined as a process
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Kg.Dusun Kubur is one of Orang Asli village in Jelebu and about 26.6 km from Jelebu town.
7.2 Research design
A self-administrated questionnaire will use to assess awareness and practices towards the solid waste management of Orang Asli community.
7.3 Instrument
The questionnaire consist 25 items and distributed into three dimensions: in section A is demography of the communities (5 items), section B is awareness of waste management (10 items), and section C is practices toward solid waste management (10 items).
7.4 Population and sample
Total population in Kg.Dusun Kubur, Jelebu Negeri Sembilan is about 300 peoples. According to Krejcie Morgan table, total sample for 300 populations are 169 samples. Table 1: Krejcie Morgan table for determining sample size
7.5 Data analysis
The data will be analysing by using Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS) software. It wills using Spearman’s correlation coefficient to analyse relationship between level of awareness and practice towards solid waste

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