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Waste Management & Environmental Services

Waste management is referred to as the collection and transport of waste materials. Waste management also takes into account processing or disposal, managing and monitoring of waste materials. Waste management works in close liaison with environmental services to help reduce harmful effects on health and the environment at large. Waste management is a distinct practice from resource recovery which focuses on delaying the rate of consumption of natural resources. All wastes materials, whether they are solid, liquid, gaseous or radioactive fall within the folds of waste management. Waste management practices differ for developed and developing nations, for urban and rural areas, and for residential and industrial producers.