This publication contains eight papers presented at an OECD workshop, held in Paris in October 2003, to consider key policy issues in the area of solid waste management. Topics discussed include: trends in waste generation and related policies over the last decade; economic options in waste management; the development and implementation of the UK landfill tax; the waste tax in Norway; a cost-benefit analysis of alternative treatments of PVC waste in Denmark; efficient targeting of waste policies in the product chain; targeting lead in solid waste; and changing product characteristics to reduce waste generation.
Number Of Pages: 203
Publisher: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Country of Publication: FR
Dimensions (cm): 26.04 x 19.68 x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.43