Ministry of Construction Issues 11th Five-year Plan for National Urban Environmental Sanitation
Organized and Compiled by the Ministry of Construction, the 11th Five-year Plan for National Urban Environmental Sanitation was officially carried into execution recently, which is the first plan of environmental sanitation in China. According to the Plan, the State will increase the capacity of innocent treatment for urban household garbage of 240,000 tons per day, and that for urban dejecta of 21,000 tons per day. About 20,000 to 30,000 public toilets will be built and 22,800 old toilets will be renewed in cities every year. By the end of the 11th Five-year Plan, the rate of mechanized cleaning in cities will reach 25%.