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Plastic sorting at recycling centres: Background report
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2015 (English)Book (Other academic)
Abstract [en]

This report is a background report for the "Guideline for plastic sorting at recycling centres". The background report describes the methodology used in preparing the guideline, including information from existing systems and the stakeholders that can be used by the recycling centres in their decision process. The report describes the importance of communicating with purchasers about the expected purity and traceability of the plastic further down the value chain.

The report is part of the Nordic Prime Ministers’ initiative: “The Nordic Region – leading in green growth” – read also more in the web magazine “Green Growth the Nordic Way” at

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Copenhagen: Nordisk Ministerråd, 2015. , 59 p.
TemaNord, ISSN 0908-6692 ; 2015:511
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Environmental Management
Research subject
Environment; Marine environment; Genetic resources; Climate; Nature; Sustainable development; Green growth
URN: urn:nbn:se:norden:org:diva-3841DOI: 10.6027/TN2015-511ISBN: 978-92-893-3958-2ISBN: 978-92-893-3960-5ISBN: 978-92-893-3959-9OAI: diva2:791251
Available from: 2015-02-27 Created: 2015-02-27 Last updated: 2015-03-11Bibliographically approved

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