In this article, we going to see waste management and how different types of wastes are turned into useful products. We already know the waste management involves special attention to protect our environment from various pollution. Proper waste management restricts the people who throw the wastes in the open place and make them use the waste collection bags or recycling bags to dispose of the wastes. Throwing any kind of wastes in the open environment brings more diseases and affects environmental health. Let’s check what are the chances are there to convert these wastes into useful products.
What are the major sources of wastes?
Before move on to the conversion of waste materials first, see what are the major sources of wastes from the different places.
1. Wastes from the Municipal
Wastes from the household and commercial places like schools, showrooms, restaurants are considered municipal wastes. The wastes include broken plastic water bottles, bags, shoes. old clothes, used furniture, food wraps, and used papers.
2. Wastes from the Medical
Wastes from health care centers and nursing homes are known to be medical wastes. The medical wastes include medicines, syringes, needles, used cotton, and other medical products.
3. Wastes from the Automobiles
The gas emission from the various automobiles due to the petrol combustion. Also, the old vehicle and scarp materials are considered automobile wastes.
4. Wastes from the Industries
The wastes from the various industries are considered industry wastes. The fossils, fuels, smoke, sewage water, and scrap materials are the industrial wastes.
5. Wastes from the Construction Feild
The wastes from the different construction activities and building processes are considered construction wastes. Construction waste involves cement, concrete blocks, metal pipes, iron rods, and building materials.
How to recycle waste material into useful products?
The waste materials are converted into useful products through a proper recycling process. The used glass materials, papers, metals, and furniture things are recycled and reused in some other way. The waste materials are transferred into the recycling center with the help of the waste collection or rubbish collection team. The waste products are picked up at right time and reprocessed into new material with the help of a waste clearance company. Usually, recycling involves the collection, processing, manufacturing, and marketing. Another important thing is the recyclable and non-recyclable wastes are collected in a separate collection bag to avoid confusion. Let’s see what waste products are into useful products.
The recycled water is used for the agriculture process, industrial process, bathroom flush, and cleaning process.
The used clothes are used as rugs, mats, and also used for cleaning cars, furniture, and another vehicle.
The waste concrete is used for garden flooring, patios, and other outdoor flooring processes.
The waste wood products like used furniture are used to generate fuel, used as raw materials for making new furniture.
Glass Bottles like used water bottles, or other food products are used as showcase pieces or used to grow indoor plants.