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ISBN: 9781603584890
Year Added to Catalog: 2013
Book Format: Paperback
Book Art: B&W Images
Dimensions: 6 x 9
Number of Pages: 400
Book Publisher: Chelsea Green
Release Date: October 11, 2013
Web Product ID: 756

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The Zero Waste Solution

Untrashing the Planet One Community at a Time

by Paul Connett

Foreword by Jeremy Irons

Table of Contents


Part 1: Zero Waste philosophy and practicalities
Introduction to Part 1
1. Zero Waste and the Big Picture.
2. The Ten Steps to Zero Waste.
3. The history of the anti-incineration movement
4. The arguments against Incineration (the biggest obstacle to Zero Waste).
5. Zero Waste. The early history.

Part 2: Zero Waste initiatives around the world
Introduction to Part 2
6. San Francisco.
7. Italy
8. Australia and New Zealand.
9. Canada and U.S.
10. Europe: Belgium, Spain, Sweden, and UK.
11. Asia: India, Japan, Philippines and Taiwan
12. Middle East: Bahrain, Egypt, Israel and Lebanon.
13. South America: Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Colombia.

Part 3: Different Perspectives on Zero Waste
Introduction to Part 3
Part a. The practitioners

14. Neil Seldman
15. Dan Knapp and Mary Lou Deventer
16. Eric Lombardi
17. Buddy Boyd

Part b. The theorists

18. Helen Spiegelman
19. Bill Sheehan
20. Dan Knapp
21. Jeffrey Morris

Part c. The promoters

22. Gary Liss
23. Richard Anthony
24. Paul Connett
25. Paul Connett Final Words

End Notes
Appendix A. A list of videotapes on waste management produced by VideoActive Productions and Grass Roots and Global Video
Appendix B. Dr. Neil Carman’s questions for use by citizens in a Public Hearing to be held addressing the environmental impacts of an incinerator proposed for Arecipo, Puerto Rico.

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