Zati Aqmar Zaharudin, Adibah Shuib


Unsustainable waste management system threatens individual health level, environmental structure, infrastructure of municipalities, and quality of life. In line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 12, by 2030 the generated waste must be reduced substantially through prevention, reduction, recycling, and reuse. Hence, providing adequate number of recycling facilities at strategic locations that are accessible by all, is a must. Bridging the current information on recycling facility location problem, this study highlights the structure on developing the state-of-the-art information and knowledge for recycling facilities location model. The paper also presents on the conceptual framework in attaining this model using renowned facility location problem concept with spatial analysis approach.


facility location, municipal waste, recycling. waste management system, sustainable development goals

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