Waste Treatment

Waste Treatment

Available course lengths: 45 minutes, 2h, 4h
With the ever-increasing impact of modernization, tourists and industrialized products have flooded into the Himalayan mountains; resulting in waste treatment becoming an urgent topic. Zhonglu is one of the typical villages that faces this crisis. Non-degradable waste (usually plastic bottles and bags) are frequently thrown away by locals and tourists and can be found in many different parts of the village. These waste items are difficult to process in such large quantities in this pristine landscape. In this program, you will be introduced to the issues of waste treatment that the village is facing, and what we all can do to help.
In this Program, you will participate in:
1.Learn about the waste problem the Tibetan region is facing.
2.Learn about different waste treatment methods.
3.Participate in a trash sweep while hiking in the village.
4.Deal with the waste according to the 3R principle in a creative way.