Solo Creative City Network: Development of Household Waste Creative Industry as Market Engine of Tourism Industry

Rahmawati Rahmawati(1), Evi Gantyowati(2), Sri Wahyu Agustiningsih(3), Soenarto Soenarto(4),

(1) Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Surakarta, Indonesia
(2) Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Surakarta, Indonesia
(3) Faculty of Economics, Universitas Veteran Bangun Nusantara, Sukoharjo, Indonesia
(4) Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia


Joyosuran village in Pasar Kliwon sub district, Surakarta city, is populous village. In such condition, household rubbish will be disturbance, either in health or eyeshot aspect. Based on this condition, good rubbish management is necessary, so that it can be useful for society. Development of rubbish management program can use 3R (Reuse, Reduce, Recycle). There are many potential things that can be developed, related to rubbish management, into saleable creative-innovative products. Society base rubbish management concept will increase value added when society have mindset of green entrepreneurship, which is environment-oriented entrepreneurship spirit. This program, hopefully, will make society love their environment by taking responsibility as well as empowering potential development. Research methods are observation, discussion, and questionnaire filling to observes and looks for solutions with society related to products of rubbish processing. Approach method that will be used is participative approach. Discussion of best concept about product determination and design have been done. It will be useful to supports daily life needs as well as interesting product for customer, so that it can increases income added to society.


rubbish, green entrepreneurship, management, organization

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