In recent years, the incinerator industry has tried to expand their sector by marketing their facilities as “Waste to Energy” (WTE), using misleading claims of “reducing climate pollution”, and being a “clean energy source”. This document dispels some of the most common myths about incinerators with real facts.

News and Current Campaigns

For immediate release: UNFCCC is supporting a toxi... Press Contact: Mariel Vilella Climate Campaigner Zero Waste Europe Phone # 0044 07847079154 mariel@zerowasteeurope.eu Pratibha Sharma ...
Widespread opposition to incinerator subsidies in ... 90 organizations and leaders signed a letter on June 27, 2016 to Governor Brown of California, opposing the idea of increased subsidies and incentives...
Article: Peeling away the layers from Waste-to-Ene... This article by Rod Muir appeared in the December 2015/January 2016 issue of Solid Waste & Recycling Magazine (Canada). Excerpts: "With the ...
What’s up with incineration in Europe? European incinerators are often misleadingly touted in other regions of the world as a global model. Articles frequently discuss the architectural app...