Waste management is the process of treating wastes and offering a variety of solutions for its recycling. Waste disposal is all the activities and actions required to manage waste from its starting point to its final disposal. It includes collection, transport, treatment and disposal of waste. It also covers the legal and regulatory framework that relates to waste management encompassing guidance on recycling etc.
Various methods of waste management includes Landfills, Incineration/combustion, Recovery and Recycling, Plasma Gasification, Composting, Waste to Energy (WtE), Biomedical processing etc.