ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
1. Sustainable solid waste management: An appraisal of institutional limitations

W.O. Omollo

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2019

Abstract
  This study investigates the underlying factors elucidating why solid waste management in Eldoret Town, Kenya, has up to now remained inadequate notwithstanding the existing legal framework that mandates the County Government of Uasin Gishu to ensure that all residents have access to a ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
2. Plastic wastes separation practice and disposal mechanism by households, hospitals, markets and waste management body

O.F. Olusunmade

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2019

Abstract
  This study was carried out to reveal the plastic wastes separation practice and disposal mechanism as well as awareness of the negative impact of plastic wastes on the environment, in Makurdi area of Benue State, Nigeria. Questionnaires were administered to 468 individual respondents in 6 sub-locations ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
3. The role of passive defense in urban crisis management from urban managers’ perspective

S. Najafnezhad Asl; Y. Mohammadi Moghadam; S.M. Poormoosavi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2019

Abstract
  The main objective of this research is to determine the role of passive defense in urban crisis management from the perspectives of experts and urban managers Municipality of Tehran- District, 5. In order to carry out the study, an analytical-applied research method and a combination of documentary, ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Sustainable urban infrastructure
4. Conceptualization of business excellence model with a grand theory approach

Y. Malek Mirzaee; M. Mahmoudi Maymand; A. Rajabzadeh; M. Samiei Nasr

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2019

Abstract
  This study aims to conceptualize business excellence model and identify its variables and indicators. The philosophical foundations of the pragmatic, humanistic theory of symbolic interactionism has been, quietly and the strategy of grand theory deal with open, axial and selective coding; whose output ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
5. Validation of eco-enzyme for improved water quality effect during large public gathering at river bank

N. KUMAR; R. Yd; A. Yadav; N. Himani Malhotra; N. Gupta; P. Pushp

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2019

Abstract
   In contrast to existing trends and expected deteriorating water quality in the river Yamuna in Delhi which carries potential cultural economical and health importance, March 2016 water data showing improvement despite large public gathering at river bank during Cultural Festival. The reasons and ...  Read More