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How to adapt best practices for waste collection to local constraints

Is there such a thing as a “Best Practice” for waste collection? While several general principles – such as source separation, communication, incentives – are known to increase recycling rates, their concrete application might be challenging. Indeed, a practice that is successful in a territory might not produce the same high results when applied to a different context. For instance, civic amenity sites offer a compelling solution for source separation; however, their effectiveness is...

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start date: 22-03-2018
end date: 22-03-2018

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Call for participation: join COLLECTOR's Regional Working Group!

COLLECTORS is a new Horizon 2020 project starting in December 2017 and focusing on good practices for the collection and sorting of three waste categories: packaging and paper waste, WEEE, and construction and demolition waste.

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publication date: 05-01-2018

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publication date: 07-12-2017