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Integrating Waste Pickers for Sustainable Recycling


Posted on 24 August 2012 by Sameera

This paper describes developments in waste collection and recycling that are taking place in Belo Horizonte City, in the south-east region of Brazil, where the Municipal Administration has integrated the waste pickers, as part of the separate collection scheme being implemented in the city. Other actors in this success story include NGOs and a university.