Solid waste management
Client Al Maabar
Aqaba Real Estate Development
Project comprises of several key components including high rise residential
towers, villas and townhouses, retail, offices, luxury branded hotels, marinas,
aquarium, cruise ship terminal canal and beach resort, schools, sports
facilities, hospitals, car parks and supporting facilities with total built up area of over 6 million m2.
proposed development site is located within an area of approximately 3.2 Mm2,
along the water front of Aqaba, replacing the existing Aqaba main port
scheduled for relocation into the South Industrial Zone over the next 5 years,
the large nature of the development, considerable amounts of solid waste are
expected to be generated within the various project areas. For that purpose a
Solid Waste Management Plan (SWMP) is required to provide a practical system to
ensure that wastes generated during the operation and utilization of the
project facilities when developed are handled, stored, reused (where possible),
suitably treated and/or disposed of in an environmentally responsible manner.
Project’s compliance with ASEZA and the Jordanian laws
the potential to cause harm to human health, safety and the environment by
preventing breeding vectors and sanitation and/or hygiene hazards through
timely collection, and proper waste disposal.
nuisance created by odour.
visual amenity impacts.
sensitive environmental areas.
segregation and proper handling of waste
an economically responsible programme for solid waste management