ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Waste and Waste-Pickers

Waste-pickers are not aware of the forward linkages of the waste recovery process, but thanks to globalisation are affected by the movement of market prices. They are mostly very poor, face social and economic exploitation and have little say in the formulation of policies that directly affect them.

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