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Utilizing Rattan Waste of Furniture Industry in Trangsan Village, Sukoharjo
Bambang Kartono Kurniawan, Gihon Nugrahadi, Ira Samri, Dyah Ayu Sekarningrum

Last modified: 2021-06-09

Abstract


The rattan raw material crisis is a big problem for the rattan industry which must be overcome to meet the demand for the export market. Utilizing waste materials is an effort to solve problems and have an impact on the sustainability of the industry. The purpose of this paper is to analyze the material and the cycle of furniture making as well as to explore material in the village of Trangsan, Sukoharjo. The method in this research is literature study as well as observation and structured interviews with a qualitative approach. The results showed that the industry in Trangsan village have the potential to create a sustainable and environmentally friendly industry, starting from good management of raw material sources with primary raw material management and costs associated with by-products. Increasing the quality and variety of waste development products carried out has an effect on a sustainable and innovative industry. This activity has directed the rattan industry to maintain the raw material for rattan, so that the ultimate goal is "Zero Waste".


Keywords


Utilizing; Rattan Waste; Furniture Industry