Caracterización de los residuos y desechos sólidos de la aldea Guineales, Santa Catarina Ixtahuacán, Sololá

Cosogua Lapoyeu, Carlos David (2018) Caracterización de los residuos y desechos sólidos de la aldea Guineales, Santa Catarina Ixtahuacán, Sololá. Other thesis, Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala.

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ABSTRACT The village Guineales, is characterized by being a population of Kíche' origin, founded approximately 302 years ago, covered by the government agreement dated December 10, 1,714. During the government of Manuel Estrada Cabrera it was determined that the village belonged to the municipality of Santa Catarina Ixtahuacán, department of Sololá. The objective of the research was to characterize the physical composition and amount of solid waste generated in the village and for this three strata were taken into account; homes, shops and market For the characterization of solid waste, the quartering method proposed by the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Guatemala was used. It was determined that there are currently 487 homes, 76 shops and a market, based on these results the sample size was calculated. A sample of 141 homes, 55 shops and a market was determined. Sampling in homes and shops was carried out on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday for a week; In the case of the market, samples were taken on Mondays and Fridays. It was found that the total production per week is 3,452.09 kilograms of waste and solid waste with a daily production of 493.15 kilograms. Finally, wastes were classified in a week in both strata, the general results were 67.3% organic material, 19% non-recoverable, 4% inert and the recoverable material is composed of: 2% glass, 3.5% PET polyethylene plastic, 0.2% paper, 4% cardboard. The waste and solid waste management plan was prepared, a route was designed; which will provide the service twice a week, with a truck of two tons until the year 2,024 and for the following years until the year 2,037 a truck of 2.5 tons will be needed.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Additional Information: 22Tg(845)IGAL
Uncontrolled Keywords: Residuos, desechos sólidos, población, Aldea Guineales
Subjects: 300 Ciencias sociales > 300 Ciencias sociales > 305 Grupos sociales
600 Tecnología (Ciencias aplicadas) > 620 Ingeniería y operaciones afines > 628 Ingeniería sanitaria y municipal
Divisions: 22 Centro Universitario del Sur-Occidente - CUNSUROC > Ingeniería en Gestión Ambiental Local
Depositing User: Ana Teresa / ATCY Cap Yes
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2018 21:29
Last Modified: 06 Oct 2018 02:56

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