GENERAL MARIANO ALVAREZ (GMA) MATERIAL RECOVERY FACILITY (CLUSTERED-MRF)
Municipality / Province : General Mariano Alvarez (GMA), Cavite
Actual Project Cost : Php 26,600,000.00
Project Completion : 2010
The desire of the LGU to improve solid waste management and bring down to the barangay level the responsibility of waste management are the main reasons that influenced GMA to pursue this clustered approach to solid waste management.
THE CLUSTER MATERIALS RECOVERY FACILITY
All the barangays of GMA has been grouped into 3 clusters. Cluster 1 consists of 12 barangays and has a population of 43,042. Followed by Cluster 2 which is hmade up of 7 barangays with an aggregate population of 27,838. Last is Cluster 3 which is composed of 8 barangays including 3 poblacion barangays, has a total population of 27,771. The Cluster MRF and Composting sub-project of GMA is consist of two components, namely: (1) composting facility - windrows and rapid composting, and (2) MRF.