Revista Metropolitana de Sustentabilidade (Feb 2020)

ANALYSIS OF MANAGEMENT OF SOLID WASTE IN AN AUTOMOBILE CONCESSIONAIRE IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF PELOTAS - RIO GRANDE DO SUL

  • Liciane da Oliveira da Rosa,
  • Tatiana Porto Souza,
  • Maiara Moraes Costa,
  • Andréa Souza Castro,
  • Luciara Bilhalva Corrêa,
  • Érico Kunde Corrêa

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 9, no. 3

Abstract

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The purpose of this study was to carry out an environmental diagnostic in an automotive concessionaire located in the city of Pelotas, RS, in relation to solid waste management generated in the company, in order to verify the concessionaire's commitment to environmental issues. This is a descriptive and qualitative research, in which a questionnaire was used as a data collection instrument, with closed questions about the solid waste management from the topics management, treatment, solid waste disposal and final disposal of the waste. Thus, it was noticed through the research, that the automobile concessionaire in question shows concern about environmental issues,mainly in relation to the solid waste generated in the company. This decision-making, can contribute, inside and outside the company, to make employees and customers aware. In addition, the possibility of attracting new customers, due to their positive actions, makes the company more productive and profitable in relation to the market, generating income and jobs.

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