Waste management means the collection of waste and protection of the environment in accordance with the principle of sustainable development. In particular it involves prevention of waste creation or limiting the amount of waste and their negative impact on the environment, as well as recovery or disposal of waste.
- prevent waste or limit the amount of waste and their negative effects on the environment in the manufacture of products, during and after the end of their useful life,
- provide consistent with the principles of the protection of the environment recycling system,
- creating waste disposal facilities in accordance with the principles of the protection of the environment.
- Morrissey, A. J., & Browne, J. (2004). Waste management models and their application to sustainable waste management. Waste management, 24(3), 297-308.