Best Practices in Addressing Illegal Dumping Of Durable Waste

Free Guide For Policy Makers


“Best Practices In Addressing Illegal Dumping Of Durable Waste – A Guide For Policy Makers” is a comprehensive examination of the illegal dumping of durable, often bulky items. The analysis looks at the illegal dumping of all types of materials, including mattresses. Authors Dr. Calvin Lakhan and Nana Adjei, Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change at York University identify the drivers of illegal dumping, as well as approaches to address the problem. A panel of experts assembled by AlphaSights also contributed to the development of the white paper.

The white paper suggests numerous potential strategies to prevent and deter illegal dumping, which include:

  • Improving access to proper disposal options
  • Raising awareness
  • Physical prevention strategies
  • Strengthening enforcement

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Illegal Dumping White Paper

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