HCMC launches activities on national clean water & environmental sanitation week

Department of Agriculture & Rural Development in HCMC held meeting to launch action month responding to the national clean water and environmental sanitation week at Vinh Loc B secondary school in Binh Chanh district, yesterday.

Binh Chanh district’s People’s Committee also launched pilot program of separate waste at source.

On this occasion, the department gave clean water tanks, 5 biogas generators for local households, plastic tanks to keep compost for fertilizer from organic waste which combines with growing vegetables…

The department has also programs of building toilets for disadvantaged households, cooperating with rural water supply unit to install water systems and meters for the locals.

THANH HAI-Translated by Kim Lien

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