Renewable Matter # 14 / January-February

Now it is Southern Italy's Chance

While in North and Central Italy sorted waste collection of paper and cardboard remains substantially unvaried, the South has great development and growth potential. COMIECO has launched an extraordinary plan, while Naples and Palermo are giving good examples.


Municipal solid waste sorting is increasing in Italy. There has been a constant, significant increase over the past ten years, or rather in the 2005-2014 period. Furthermore, according to ISPRA (Italian Institute for Environmental Protection and Research) data valid in 2016, we went from 24% to an excellent 47.5% of national production, with a further increase of 2% compared to the...

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