Developing a monitoring method facilitating continual improvements in the sorting of waste at recycling centres.

@article{Krook2010DevelopingAM,
  title={Developing a monitoring method facilitating continual improvements in the sorting of waste at recycling centres.},
  author={Joakim Krook and Mats Eklund},
  journal={Waste management},
  year={2010},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={32-40}
}
Beneficial use of waste relies on efficient systems for collection and separation. In Sweden, a bring system involving recycling centres for collection of bulky, electr(on)ic and hazardous waste has been introduced. A significant share of this waste is incorrectly sorted, causing downstream environmental implications. At present, however, there is a lack of affordable and accurate monitoring methods for providing the recycling centres with the necessary facts for improving the sorting of waste… CONTINUE READING

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