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.

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Tragedy in Ethiopia: zero waste could have saved r... GAIA, March 15th, 2017. More than 70 recyclers were killed and others are still missing after the collapse of tons of waste at the Koshe landfill of A...
Informe revela miles de millones de dólares perdid... Contacto: magdalena@no-burn.org GAIA, Marzo 2017. Un nuevo informe de la Alianza Global para Alternativas a la Incineración (GAIA) reveló que las emp...
EcoGroups Warn Against Plastic Waste Burning February 24, 2017, Quezon City — Environmental groups in the Philippines warn against plastic pollution investment strategies proposed as “solutions” ...
Analysis of Plastic Pollution Investment Strategie... Developing solutions for plastic pollution becomes more and more urgent with each new ton of plastics produced. At the same time, the increasing globa...