How do waste management and incineration in Sweden contribute to climate change?
Waste disposal and incineration are the two least sustainable waste management methods as they both generate greenhouse gas emissions. In Sweden since 1990, the emissions from waste treatment have been decreasing while those from waste incineration for energy recovery have been increasing, as more w... Read more
About recycling rates & product lifetime in the circular economy.
Prof. Dr Walter Stahel is one of the founding fathers of the circular economy, and the core science behind it. In a lecture he held at KTH in March 2021, Stahel presented very convincingly why we should not only focus on high recycling rates, but first and foremost on products with long lifetime.... Read more