Need for better recycling facilities in Qatar
About 65% of Qatar’s resident believe they lack access to recycling facilities in the country, in a survey conducted by Qatar Green Building Council.
The e-survey aims at addressing Qatar’s sustainability issues and studying personal resource consumption, according to a report in Gulf Times.
About 90% respondents expressed an interest in environmental issues, and another 90% stressed on the importance of recycling in Qatar. However, 65% said they lack access to recycling facilities. From the total respondents, only 6% had a recycling facility at home.
50% respondents said it would greatly help to reduce waste generation in Qatar if more recycling facilities were set up near residential areas, or if waste were collected from home.
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