BANJARNEGARA. (31/5). “Waste used to a big problem for me, it was useless for me, but now it becomes useful and valuable,” Neni Fitriyah, a resident of Sidomulyo, Prigi Village, said.
The statement above is one of happy expressions uttered by the residents of Sidomulyo toward the establishment of waste bank in their village.
Waste Bank program is a program that is focused on civilizing clean and healthy lifestyle. Through this program, local people or members of waste bank will be invited to sort waste into several categories namely organic, inorganic, residue, and sell the valuable for earning additional income.
In addition, they are also will be trained to produce valuable product by recycling waste. “Thanks to RZ that has established a waste bank program in our village. Alhamdulillah, now there are more people who join and deposite their valuabe waste well here,” Lisyanti, the chairwoman of Sekar Wangi Waste Bank, said. ***