This report offers a revolutionary approach taken by Germany to promote both recycling a source reduction. German legislation is stimulating industry efforts to reduce packaging a product waste by requiring that the bus. producing packages a products be financially responsible for taking back their used materials a recycling, reusing or disposing of them. This report describes what Germans have done in solid waste policies, the difficulties they are confronting a the impact on wastes to date. Discusses environmental problems that the US a other industrialized countries face, identifies practical solutions: programs a policies that work to conserve our valuable air, land, water a natural resources a enable us to live a do business less wastefully.Package weight in kilograms per liter from Technische Fachhochschule Berlin, ( Dr. Dieter Berndt, ef. a/.) ... the different materials used to package orange juice, a glass bottle weighs about 10 times as much as a plastic bottle, whereas the TFBanbsp;...
|Title||:||Germany, Garbage and the Green Dot|
|Author||:||Bette K. Fishbein|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1996-07-01|