Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP)

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Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP)
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Last Edit Date 2018-07-02

Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) means :

SDABC2015.png The ABC for Sustainable Cities - A glossary for policy makers. 1st edition (2015)

The use of services and related products, which respond to basic needs and bring a better quality of life while minimising the use of natural resources and toxic materials as well as the emissions of waste and pollutants over the life cycle of the service or product so as not to jeopardise the needs of future generations.

UNEP 2010, The ABC of SCP, http://www.uneptie.org/scp/marrakech/pdf/ABC of SCP - Clarifying Concepts on SCP.pdf