Indian Journal of Science and Technology
Year: 2019, Volume: 12, Issue: 28, Pages: 1-8
Ammara Kaynat1, Ali Raza Khoso2*, Jam Shahzaib Khan3, Rizwan Ullah Faiz4 and Mazhar Abbas5
1Department of Interior Design, National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan; [email protected]
2Department of Civil Engineering, Mehran UET, Jamshoro, Pakistan; [email protected]
3Department of Civil Engineering, QUCEST, Larkana, Pakistan; [email protected]
4School of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Teknologi, Malaysia; [email protected]
5Department of Product Design, National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan; [email protected]
*Author for correspondence
Ali Raza Khoso
Department of Civil Engineering, Mehran UET, Jamshoro, Pakistan; [email protected]
Objectives: This study aims to suggest infrastructure management facilities for a well-planned slaughterhouse, furthermore, proposed a systematic slaughterhouse infrastructure with modernized facilities including orientation, circulation areas, waste disposal and effluent disposal methods. Methods/Analysis: The stratified research sample was taken in the form of focused group discussions and interviews. The qualitative data thus gathered from environmentalist, civil engineers, construction managers, architects and planners to workout facility management plan for slaughterhouse. Findings: The results outlined that poor slaughterhouse infrastructure planning and management poses great threat to the human health and society by disseminating several diseases. Thereof, study concluded that the infrastructure planning can play positive and effective role to mitigate the concerned issues. Novelty/Improvement: None of the work has focused on infrastructure planning to resolve the health and environmental issues arising from the slaughterhouse’s wastages. This research is novel contribution in recommending the infrastructure planning solutions.
Keywords: Health and Environment, Hyderabad, Infrastructure, Slaughter House Waste (SHW)
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