TITLE

Waste incentive pilots: the devil is in the detail

AUTHOR(S)
Hobbs, Tim
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Oct2008, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the guidance of Great Britain's Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) on waste incentive schemes. The entry notes that waste incentive schemes in Europe and Ireland were effective in diverting waste to recycling and promote changes in cultural attitudes. Also examined are the categories of the scheme which includes waste charges based on sales of sacks, size of residual bins, frequency of presentation of waste, and weight of waste.
ACCESSION #
34642077

 

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