Imagine all the resources, energy and labour that are used to produce food, cars, clothes, mobile phones and everything we consume. If we do not re-use and recycle them, they could be ending up in landfills or incineration plants. Each year, EU citizens generate an average of half a tonne of household waste per person. Waste can be an economic loss and it can also negatively impact the environment as well as human health.
Type: Clip Reference: I-079877 Date: 02/06/2013 Duration: 00:58 DG:Directorate-General for Communication Thesaurus: Energy, Energy, Energy, Waste,Energy
European Environment Agency