On behalf of ISPA and EuropeAid, the AGRIFOR consortium and WRc provided technical assistance for municipal waste management in the Northeast Pest Country, Hungary.
A technical feasibility study, financial / economic analysis and environmental impact assessment were undertaken of waste management in Hungary. The objective was to establish a modern, cost effective, regional waste management system meeting requirements of Hungarian and European legislation. The population of the area is about 306,000 and quantities of household waste produced is 315,000 m3.
The project provided the technical expertise and background documentation to provide a cost effective waste management strategy to meet Hungarian / EU legislation.