An important step was taken regarding the transportation of domestic solid wastes to Uzunburun Solid Waste Disposal and Landfill Site, which was brought to Manisa under the leadership of Cengiz Ergün, the Mayor of Manisa Metropolitan Municipality, and buried the city's 40-year garbage problem. TCDD 3rd Regional Directorate visited Manisa Metropolitan Municipality Secretary General Aytaç Yalçınkaya and Deputy Secretary General Ertuğrul Yıldırım, signed a protocol for the transportation of 800 tons of waste by train.
Manisa Metropolitan Municipality Environmental Protection and Control Department, 'Train Garbage Transportation Project' has been implemented. The project aimed to reduce the wear of vehicles, fuel costs, depreciation and maintenance costs, and to make 2 million 40 thousand 543 kilometers less roads per day in the transportation of garbage with TIRs. With this goal, carbon emission was reduced by 3 times and it was predicted to be an environmentally friendly form of transportation and play an important role in the carbon footprint. Manisa Metropolitan Municipality Secretary General Aytaç Yalçınkaya and Deputy Secretary General Ertuğrul Yıldırım visited TCDD İzmir 3rd Regional Manager Selim Koçbay. During the visit, Manisa Metropolitan Municipality and TCDD Izmir 3 Regional Directorate together with 'Train Garbage Transport Project' protocol was signed.
800 tons of garbage to be transported daily
General Secretary Aytaç Yalçınkaya stated that the domestic solid wastes of 5 districts of Manisa were transported to the Uzunburun Solid Waste Disposal and Landfill Facility and said, ile With the EIA capacity increase, the domestic solid wastes of the entire Manisa province will be disposed of in this facility. In this context; Gördes, Kırkağaç, Akhisar, Köprübaşı, Gölmarmara and Soma districts for the domestic solid waste Akhisar district Suleymanli District 17st district operation point and Demirci, Selendi, Kula, Sarıgöl and Alaşehir district for the domestic solid waste ' The operation zone of the 1nd region has been determined and about 2 tons of daily domestic solid waste train will be collected at these two points. Disposal and Landfill will be moved to our facility. We wish it to be good. ”