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Title: Recycling in Singapore.
Authors: Ge, Xiao Min.
Keywords: DRNTU::Humanities
Issue Date: 2012
Abstract: In the context of consumption saturated societies, recycling is gradually seen as a sustainable solution to this social phenomenon. Geographically determined with limited land area, Singapore is vulnerable to possible environmental hazards, one of which is exceed municipal waste. Positioned itself as a regional economic hub, waste overspill has been taken seriously be the local government as a high risk environmental threat. Despite ardent recycling effects through the National Recycling Program, amount of general waste continue to rise annual. In this study, a sociological imaging is undertaken in evaluating some of the constraining and contributing factors towards recycling practices in Singapore.
Rights: Nanyang Technological University
Fulltext Permission: restricted
Fulltext Availability: With Fulltext
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