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Green economy and recycling in Europe

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Publiceringsår: 2011
Språk: Engelska
Sidor: 76
Publikation/Tidskrift/Serie: ETC/SCP working paper 5/2011
Nummer: Working paper 5/2011
Dokumenttyp: Working paper
Förlag: European Topic Centre on Sustainable Consumption and Production

Sammanfattning

Recycling has traditionally been promoted for environmental reasons, but it also has increasing economic importance. A review of the development of the concept of green economy indicates that recycling is an integral part of green economy. This report is about recycling and different aspects of its economic importance for Europe such as turnover, trade within and out of Europe and job creation. The report also covers how much recycling ensures total consumption of different materials in Europe currently and what the potential is for increasing this share. Special focus is also placed on the question of current and future need of rare metals.

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Nyckelord

  • Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Technology and Engineering
  • Business and Economics
  • green economy
  • Europe
  • recycling
  • turn over
  • trade
  • job creation
  • material consumption
  • resource efficiency
  • rare metals

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