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RecyGlo cleans up in recycling

11 March 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - Coloured waste bins line the walls of RecyGlo's office in Yangon. Blue is for paper, red for plastic, green for aluminium and black for general waste. The waste is being separated for recycling. "If the plastic, glass and cans that we discard daily are not syste...
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Improvement of Waste Water in Mandalay City

Daw Khin May Htay gave a presentation on the 'Improvement of Waste Water in Mandalay City'.In her role as Project Director of the Mandalay Urban Service Improvement Project Khin May Htay spoke about waste water treatment specifically in the context of Mandalay. Aim in the project was to prevent the ...
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Urban Sanitation & Public Health

During MyanmarWater 2018, the talk of U Khin Maung Yi centred on his personal experiences and career. U Khin Maung Yi is Vice Chairman of WATSAN TD, and member of the Myanmar Engineering Society (MES). He was educated in Myanmar and the Netherlands, and shared pictures and insights from the projects...
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Nutrient Removal From Municipal Wastewater of Yangon City

Daw Nway Nway Khaing from Yangon Technical University, presented on "Nutrient removal of Municipal waste water of Yangon City" during MyanmarWater 2018. Daw Nway Nway Khaing talked about the increase in waste water in Yangon this decade, increasing the importance of finding sufficient ways to d...
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German firms eye Myanmar’s water sector

​14 Nov 18 - Source: Myanmar Times - German companies will be travelling to Yangon, Nay Pyi Taw and Mandalay to explore Myanmar's market focusing on water and wastewater infrastructure and a conference on the topic is hosted by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) a...
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In the Spotlight: 5 organisations pitch about their activities in Myanmar


Importance of effective treatment for wastewater highlighted during Conference session on MyanmarWater 2018

​During MyanmarWater2018 special attention was given to the topic of waste water. A variety of speakers from different backgrounds was present to give the audience more information on the treatment of waste water, or the preventive measures that can be taken to reduce the amount of waste water. All ...
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Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation-Integrated Processes

301d Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation-Integrated ProcessesDurationPart 1: November 12-30, 2018Part 2: 2 weeks in March-April, 2019LocationPart 1: Stockholm SwedenPart 2: To be decidedNumber of participants25Target RegionAsiaClosing date for applicationsMay 11, 2018 InvitationAchieving Sus...
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Myanmar National Building Code-Water Supply, Drainage and Sanitation (Part - 5 D)

 This presentation is presented by Daw Zin Zin Hlaing, Assistant Director, Water Supply and Sanitation Division Building Department on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It demonstrates structure of the code including scope, terminology, general water supply, drainage and sanitation and ...
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Urban Water Supply and Sanitation in Yangon

This presentation was presented by Myo Thein, Deputy Head(Director) of Department Engineering Department(Water & Sanitation) Yangon City Development Committee. It includes future population and water demand issues in Yangon, water supply improvement plan, sewerage zoning plan and proposed wastew...
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Proposed Water Supply Master Plan and Existing Waste water Management System

This presentation by U Tun Win (Head of Water and Sanitation Department, MCDC) shares resourceful information about proposed water supply master plan and existing wastewater management system in Mandalay Industrial Hub.   Download PDF File Here

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