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Recycling, the elegant way to dispose of waste

Romania's recycling system had a late start compared to other European Union countries. Several significant associations and companies on the local market are now making efforts to meet the targets set by European legislation, in order to boost the recycling system. The Diplomat - Bucharest talked to the main waste players to gauge the difficulties they are currently facing, and potential solutions.

February 2013 - From the Print Edition

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Recolamp, which deals with the waste management of light sources, collected and recycled about 500 tonnes of lighting equipment in 2012. This represented 40 percent of the equipment put on the Romanian market by the producer members.
"There is still much unmanaged waste on the market," Bela Kovacs, general manager of Recolamp, tells The Diplomat - Bucharest. "Many companies throw away this type of dangerous waste and much of the population doesn′t even have access to collection points...

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Sylwia: on 2013-02-24 19:43:39
I am looking for copanies which do the waste disposal ang which purchasing plastic, aluminium and glass, near the Bucharest, or in the all Romania. We start to modernizate petrolstation and will have many of this kidn of waste in this year. Can You help Us to find this comanies?

 
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