Disadvantages of the current model

Necessary multi-million investments in high-end processing plants which often also require substantial government subsidies.

Long road journeys using conventional fuels generating high transportation costs and negating carbon footprint reduction made elsewhere in the process.

Collections take place regardless of how full your bins are. This is where many waste management companies make their money at the expense of sustainability.

Customers are often tied into rigid long-term contracts which produce inefficiencies typical for economies
of scale.

Globalization of waste management puts size of profit ahead of genuine community responsibility which undermines true long-term sustainability.

Did you know that

Photosynthesis captures the energy from the sun and stores it in our food (the calories we eat):  Energy, Water & CO2 in,  Oxygen out

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compost

Did you know that

Composting is the inverse process of photosynthesis:  Oxygen in, Energy, Water & CO2 out

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