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2013. december 12.

A recent Spanish pilot project proved that deposit and refund schemes bring multiple benefits for all

2013. december 06.

According to the Danish Government’s new approach to waste Denmark would significantly increase recycling together with the reduction of incineration

2013. november 29.

Egyptian Christian minority with tradition of turning a profit from recycling given official role in city's waste processing

2005. augusztus 19.
2005. július 13.

You can contact our international coordinator at international (at) humusz.hu

2005. július 13.


Let us approach the waste problem from the fact that it is the direct consequence of the consumer society. The world of advertisements, shopping malls and promotions induce us to buy. Even if we do not need anything at the moment. This is waste production per se: we will throw away the useless items, they will become waste. In Hungary each one of us contributes to the environment contamination with around 500 kg waste annually and this quantity is ever growing.

Oldalak