SIGN PETITION TO STOP BUILDING WASTE INCINERATORS IN EUROPE!
Recycling in Europe is in danger. Excessive incineration capacity in some countries is causing that recyclable waste ends up being burned and that some other increase their waste shipments losing incentives to recycle.
ACT: Invergordon Residents Demand a Public Inquiry for Incinerator
For over two years the community in and around Invergordon and other areas pulled together to fight a proposed Incinerator for our town. We the community did win, but the decision was over turned at appeal by the Reporter Mr Danny Onn.
BE A VOICE: Should the U.S. Burn or Bury Its Trash?
The NY Times has followed up Elisabeth Rosenthal's pro-incinerator industry article, with a public debate on their online Opinion Page: Should the U.S. Burn or Bury Its Trash? Why is Europe ahead of the U.S. in embracing clean incinerators that turn garbage into energy? Have your say. Now!
ACT: Incinerator Threatens Health and Credibility of Food Industry in Parma
Parma is known all over the world for its Parmesan Cheese, Parma ham, wine and pasta but the local authorities are threatening to build an incinerator a stone's throw from the city centre. This will not only jeopardise recycling, composting and the health of the citizens, but also the credibility and safety of Parma's food industry, the main pillar of the local economy. Please put pressure on the administrators and food producers so that they demand the authorities stop this project and go for a sustainable solution.
ACT NOW! Protect the Climate through Recycling!
Please sign this open letter to be delivered to climate negotiators in Copenhagen. The new climate treaty must support efforts to increase recycling through the informal sector, instead of funding incinerators and landfill gas systems.
Ban the Burn in Scotland
Sign up Petition. Ban the Burn in Scotland
Stop RDF Plant and Dumping in Perungudi Landfill, Chennai
Support our call to ask the High Court of Madras to direct the Chennai Municipal Corporation to opt for Zero Waste systems to address the current dumping at the Pallikaranai Marsh.
ACT/USA: Keep incinerators and other waste technologies out of the U.S. Renewable Electricity Standard (RES)
The incinerator industry is pushing hard to have municipal solid waste incineration added to the renewable standard in the Waxman-Markey climate bill and in the Senate's renewable energy standard.