TITLE

Rubbish divides Germany

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;8/14/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 31, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on the policy on disposable packaging in Germany. The country's first packaging ordinance in 1993 slapped a fee on disposable packaging and created the yellow bins in which to deposit post-consumer waste bearing the green recycling dot. The company overseeing packaging ordinance implementation, Duales System Deutschland is being restructured, and competition is now allowed.
ACCESSION #
23158540

 

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