Towards a zero waste South Africa : a case study on post-consumer solid waste management in rural and urban areas.

Through the National Environmental Management Act (No. 107 of 1998), the South African Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEAT) introduced the concept of the Waste Hierarchy (Reduce - Reuse - Recover - Dispose) as the only possible road towards sustainable development. This concept of...

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Published: 2010
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