The Importance Of Waste Management In Indonesia

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INTRODUCTION Development of the population as well as the activities of residents in a town in Indonesia in line with the growing number of heaps of garbage from the city. The Community consumption patterns change more often use material that is not environmentally friendly, join delivers environmentally destructive impact. The mindset of the community who reluctantly and not accustomed to sorting out the trash at its source, provides an important contribution to the problem of persampahan in Indonesia. The things that later underlay the publication of Act No. 18 of 2008 on waste management which are then followed by the publication of the Government Regulation Number 81 in 2012 about waste management household and Similar Waste Household Garbage. The rules that mark the bergesernya waste management system in Indonesia-based waste management of landfills (LANDFILL) to the integrated waste management system. In the rules it is mentioned that the purpose of waste management are to improve public health and the quality of the environment as well as to realize garbage as natural resources, that waste is not something that should always be discarded but can be utilized. Based on the regulation of the Minister of State for the environment number 13 in 2012 on the implementation Guidelines the Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Waste, i.e., Through the activities of reduce, reuse, and recycle waste, to limit or resetting garbage and recycling bins that 3R Activities are hereinafter

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