With regard to the treatment of nonhazardous solid waste, it is not only an issue on which our rapidly urbanized cities should place great emphasis and conduct primary study, but also the fundamental element in developing circular economy and economical society in modern cities. This paper looks into the sharp increasing of nonhazardous solid waste in Singapore, with the focus on the current policies taken by the Singapore Environment Protection Agency. We also explore how Singapore has successfully tackled this issue, and put forward some reasonable ways to so the same issue in China.
non-hazardous solid waste
public environment policy