‘Green’ incineration claims misleading

I think it’s important read and disseminate important indipendent research about incineration effects. I think it’s important talking about it because too many countries want to reply to the waste problem building incinerator. They are destroying our future . We have to say NO!

Here I found something interesting about it:

The independent study, conducted for Friends of the Earth, shows that:

  • waste incinerators that generate electricity emit a third more greenhouse gases for the electricity they produce than gas fired power stations [3].

  • The situation will get worse in the future, as power generation from gas (and even coal) becomes more efficient, whilst carbon dioxide emissions from incinerators are predicted to increase due to a higher percentage of fossil-fuel containing plastics in the waste they burn.

Read more.. Http://www.wastexchange.co.uk


One Response

  1. I’m impressed with your site, very nice graphics!

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