Environment Minister: Waste plan is national

JANUARY 14, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Environment Minister Mohammad Mashnouk confirmed on Wednesday that the “solid waste plan is national and commits to the environmental standards,” stressing that deputies Walid Jumblatt and Talal Irslan play a role in the discussions in this regard.

The minister’s rhetoric came after the coordination meeting related to the solid waste file which was held today at Walid Jumblatt’s residence in Clemenceau.

Mashnouk assured that the cabinet is committed to the methods to manage Naahmeh landfill file.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY- LEBANON