EASYUNI Ultimate University Guide 2013 Issue 6 - Page 26

CO U R S E S & C A REERS SCIENCE Waste management: No opportunities wasted 46,000 metric tonnes (MT) of waste went to Malaysia’s landfills alone in 2014. Although this volume marks a decrease from 47,500 MT in 2013, the amount of waste is still astounding and reflects a need to be well-managed to preserve the environment. 24 easyuni Guide 2015 Issue 6