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A Zero Waste Paradigm for Denmark

| Written by Neil Seldman | No Comments | Updated on Jan 29, 2014 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

Transitioning from incineration to recycling and composting in Denmark — A detailed article on this important policy  turn around is helpful in the debates on garbage incineration in the US, where incineration proponents point to the “success” of this technology in Northern Europe.

Click here to read the full article on the Zero Waste Europe web site.

About Neil Seldman

Neil Seldman, Ph.D, directs the Recycling and Economic Growth Initiative. He specializes in helping cities and businesses recover increasing amounts of materials from the waste stream and add value to the local economy through new processing and manufacturing facilities. He is a co-founder of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and is a member of ILSR’s Board of Directors.

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