PEKANBARU. Wednesday (15/4), RZ was invited by the local government to present the benefits of Waste Bank before the environmental cadres of Tebing Tinggi Okura Village.
In this opportunity, Branch Manager of RZ Pekanbaru, Resti Hartanti, explained that waste Bank program is initiated to civilize clean and healthy lifestyle. Through this program, the member of waste bank will be invited to sort waste in several category namely organic wastes, inorganic wastes, and residue.
In addition, the member of Waste bank Community will be introduced to the various types of waste and how to sort and manage them. They are also will be trained to produce valuable product by recycling waste.
Since waste becomes one of main environmental problems that must be solved immediately, an effective waste management system also can support the government’s program in creating a comfortable and clean environment.
“There are 62 persons who joined in this seminar. Hopefully, after the seminar, they could participate and contribute in the implementation of waste bank,” Salmawati, a public figure of Okura, said. ***