|Town/Region||Surabaya River, East Java|
|Date||14 Aug 2002|
Many people living near Surabaya River still use the river as a mechanism for house and human waste disposal. Water quality of Surabaya River is being continually degraded because of lack of public awareness of the impact of such waste disposal. However 80% of the house waste is organic matter that can be used to make compost, so this project seeks to encourage composting, which will ultimately reduce the amount of house waste disposed in the river and help to improve water quality.
The team's objectives are:
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