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Application of advanced technology to recycle construction waste

(02:38:54 PM, 23/06/2017)

According to preliminary statistics, each day Hanoi has about 7,000 tons of domestic waste; of which, construction solid waste accounts for about 25%. The management and application of advanced technologies for recycling and reusingthe construction waste is absolutely necessary.

Currently, Hanoi has surveyed 5 sites for temporary transportation,storage and treatment of construction waste with modernmachinery and equipment. The People's Committee of the city temporarily assigned the People's Committee of districts such as Hoang Mai, Cau Giay, Bac Tu Liem, Thanh Tri and Dong Anh to coordinate with the units who using the land to inspect and determinethe area and using duration of the land for temporary transportation and recycling.

In addition, the PC of districts should coordinate with technology providersonrecycling construction waste to propose solutions before submitting it to the city by June 2017.

The project management units in the city will coordinate with the land clearance council of districts, and towns to review and summarize the volume of construction waste which can be recycled and send the results to the Hanoi Department of Constructionbefore June 20.

After this survey, Hanoi will have the decision on whether using grinding technology for construction waste treatment.

Linh Hoa