Brazil's new national policy on solid waste: challenges and opportunities

Ana Beatriz Lopes de Sousa Jabbour, Charbel José Chiappetta Jabbour, Joseph Sarkis, Kannan Govindan

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Abstract

Brazil, one of the world's largest developing countries, has recently introduced a new solid waste management regulatory policy. This new regulatory policy will have implications for a wide variety of stakeholders and sets the stage for opportunities and lessons to be learned. These issues are discussed in this article.
LanguageEnglish
Pages7-9
Number of pages3
JournalClean Technologies and Environmental Policy
Volume16
Issue number1
Early online date29 Mar 2013
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jan 2014

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Keywords

  • developing countries
  • sustainable development, Brazil
  • national policies
  • regulatory policies, solid wastes

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de Sousa Jabbour, Ana Beatriz Lopes ; Jabbour, Charbel José Chiappetta ; Sarkis, Joseph ; Govindan, Kannan. / Brazil's new national policy on solid waste : challenges and opportunities. In: Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. 2014 ; Vol. 16, No. 1. pp. 7-9.
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In: Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, Vol. 16, No. 1, 31.01.2014, p. 7-9.

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