Waste Round Up

 

When traveling, I’m always curious about how different places handle their waste.  In Korea, there is an extensive sorting system:

 

So many different types of waste bins

So many different types of waste bins

 

Upon our arrival, Min was telling us there is a food waste worker strike, and on the news on our second night here, there was a story about garbage dumped from China ending up on the West Coast of Korea.

We are back in Jukjeon, not too far from Suji, where there is a new Waste Water Treatment Plant that was built underground with a park over it. I hope to read more about it, but seems impressive from what i’ve heard.

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~ by sangamithra on July 13, 2009.

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