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In Yakkasaray district of Tashkent, the first pilot project for waste sorting was launched.

At the initial stage, the project will be implemented along Sirozhiddinova Street (in the area of ​​the “Mass Graves”).During the implementation of the project, 630 plastic containers of 120 liters each were prepared for transfer to the mahalla.The colors were chosen as at a traffic light: green for organic waste from the kitchen and household garden, yellow for plastic, paper, metal and other dry waste. Red - for other unsorted waste that does not fit the above containers.Waste removal will be a separate special machine for each type of waste. So, for example, on Monday, the contents of the yellow container will be exported, on Wednesday green, and on Friday red.The project was implemented by SUE “Makhsustrans”, the UNDP Project and the Tashkent Hokimiyat.On December 3, residents of the mahalla were provided with detailed information about this experiment and the expected results.