Waste Hierarchy

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Waste Hierarchy
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Last Edit Date 2018-07-02

Waste Hierarchy means :

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

Waste hierarchy is a five-step waste hierarchy where prevention is the best option, followed by re-use, recycling and other forms of recovery, with disposal such as landfill as the last resort.

Based on Being wise with waste: the EU’s approach to waste management.