Aglandjia ‘pay as you throw’ reduces trash by over 1,000 tonnes in five months

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Five months after the implementation of the ‘pay as you throw’ waste management system, Aglandjia municipality has reduced its rubbish by 1,396 tonnes, the municipality said on Saturday.

In a written announcement, the municipality said that from January to May 2021 it saw a 39 per cent reduction in waste, “which means the average local resident sends 60 per cent less rubbish to the tip than the average Cypriot”.

The results were presented by municipal secretary Charis Tsangarides during a press conference attended by agriculture minister Costas Kadis.

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