Stop the recycling obsession and refocus
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
The European Union’s recent target review of waste policy and recycling made one thing very clear – if organisations want to curb rising waste disposal costs and the prospect of fines for non-compliance, a radical rethink is needed.
Cloud Sustainability’s CEO, Dan Botterill, says that while targeting higher recycling rates is admirable, it shouldn’t be the priority. Prevention and re-use MUST be given greater focus. CIWM Journal Online Exclusive - read the full comment.