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Community based design approach as initial stage to promote urban composting from a Hill Station of the Philippines

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posted on 2019-08-30, 21:09 authored by Marcelino Jr LunagMarcelino Jr Lunag, Jessie C. Elauria, Juanito D. Burguillos
This study confirms that lack of space due to high population density restricts household members and the barangay to comply with the existing law regarding composting. With these, community involvement in the design stage of compost bin as initial stage was done accordingly. The participants were voluntarily interviewed and were given questionnaires, which was endorsed and approved by barangay committee.


Department of Science and Technology (DOST PCCIERD)


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Lead author country

  • Philippines

Lead author job role

  • Higher Education Faculty 4-yr College

Lead author institution

Saint Louis University, Baguio City

Human Participants

  • Yes

Ethics statement

This study seeks first the permission of the League of the Barangay in order that the Barangay Captains will support this endeavor and that participants will voluntarily relay the needed information's. The participants were asked for their consent before the conduct of interview and questionnaire.


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