Practical Implementation: Waste Management for Sustainable Development


  • Iris Jiménez – Pitre Grupo de investigación: BIEMARC, Universidad De La Guajira
  • Ca Socarrás-Bertiz Grupo de investigación: IPAITUG, Universidad De La Guajira
  • Fabio Orlando Moya Camacho Grupo de investigación: IPAITUG, Universidad De La Guajira


Environmental Management, Solid Waste Management, Usable Solid Waste.


A documentary review was carried out on the production and publication of research papers related to the study of the variables Waste Management and Sustainable Development. The purpose of the bibliometric analysis proposed in this document was to know the main characteristics of the volume of publications registered in the Scopus database during the period 2017-2022 by Latin American institutions, achieving the identification of 702 publications. The information provided by this platform was organized through graphs and figures, categorizing the information by Year of Publication, Country of Origin, Area of Knowledge and Type of Publication. Once these characteristics have been described, the position of different authors on the proposed topic is referenced through a qualitative analysis. Among the main findings made through this research, it is found that Brazil, with 377 publications, was the Latin American country with the highest scientific production registered in the name of authors affiliated with institutions of that nation. The Area of Knowledge that made the greatest contribution to the construction of bibliographic material related to the study of Waste Management and Sustainable Development was Environmental Sciences  with 457 published documents, and the most used Publication Type during the period indicated above were Journal Articles with 65% of the total scientific production.




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Iris Jiménez – Pitre, Ca Socarrás-Bertiz, & Fabio Orlando Moya Camacho. (2024). Practical Implementation: Waste Management for Sustainable Development. Kurdish Studies, 12(1), 2458–2469. Retrieved from

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