Policy trends of extended producer responsibility in Malaysia.

@article{Agamuthu2011PolicyTO,
  title={Policy trends of extended producer responsibility in Malaysia.},
  author={P. Agamuthu and Dennis Victor},
  journal={Waste management & research : the journal of the International Solid Wastes and Public Cleansing Association, ISWA},
  year={2011},
  volume={29 9},
  pages={945-53}
}
This paper seeks to examine the provisions for extended producer responsibility (EPR) within the Malaysian environmental and waste management policies and to determine its existing practice and future prospects in Malaysia. Malaysian waste generation has been increasing drastically where solid waste generation was estimated to increase from about 9.0 million tonnes in 2000 to about 10.9 million tonnes in 2010, to about 12.8 million tonnes in 2015 and finally to about 15.6 million tonnes in 2020… CONTINUE READING

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