strategy

Preparing waste minimization guidelines

Synonyms:
Preparing codes of practice for waste reduction
Developing guidelines for waste minimization
Developing guidelines and codes of practice for waste minimization
Context:
This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities.

Agenda 21 recommends Undertaking a continuous review of the effectiveness of all waste minimization instruments and identifying potential new instruments that could be used and techniques by which instruments could be made operational at the country level. Guidelines and codes of practice should be developed.

Facilitates:
Reducing waste
Subjects:
Data, codes
Waste
Development
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies