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Friday, 25 May 2012 09:00

Waste Prevention Monitoring

Access the Pre-waste webtool

An important final goal of the Pre-waste project is to help public authorities with the monitoring of their waste prevention actions, in particular by setting up a shared web tool to assess their waste prevention policies thanks to a set of indicators. Indicators can be used for several purposes, for instance:

-    Assessing the relevancy of a waste prevention action, by assessing potential results and bringing evidence of actual resul...

Published in Monitoring Tool

23/03/2012 - Top performing EU Member States have recycling rates of up to 70 % and bury virtually nothing, whilst some EU countries still landfill more than three-quarters of their waste. According to a new report from the European Commission, it is by combining economic instruments that the best performers have turned waste from a problem into a resource. These economic instruments will need to be introduced more widely across all Member States if the EU wants to meet the objectives set out in the