Study of Domestic Packaging Waste Generation Case Study: Kelurahan Cigadung, Bandung, West Java

Ainun, Siti and Pratama, Yulianti and Malino, Elvin (2009) Study of Domestic Packaging Waste Generation Case Study: Kelurahan Cigadung, Bandung, West Java. In: Seminar Internasional SIBE 2009 The First International Conference on Sustainable Instrastructure and Built Environment di ITB., 2-3 November 2009, Sabuga, ITB Bandung, Indonesia.

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Changes in consumption patterns and the ways of living have big influence in waste generation. The consumer society manipulates the composition of waste generation and predisposes growth of packaging production. Packaging production gives a big contribution to the waste stream which varies from a wide variety of package materials, from and performance. Therefore, it need to conduct a research aimed at determining the average percentage of packaging waste generation as compared to domistic waste. The research was conducted in Kelurahan Cigadung which held high household activities. SNI 19-394-1994 was used in according to sampling of weight, volume and compositions of wastes. The research result shows that the total packaging waste generation of Kelurahan Cigadung is up to 26% or 1100 kg/day the total waste generation. The packaging waste generation of branded products is 18% or 775 kg/day of the total waste generation. The composition of packaging wastes of branded product was plastic 48,47% can 9,5% glass 4.2% paper 2,83% drugs 1,93% aluminium foil 0,57% and Styrofoam 0%. This research shows that it is time to encourage the extended producer responsibility system in Indonesia.

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