Recycling Domestic Packaging in Spain
Selective collection is undoubtedly the best system to enable the recovered waste to be subsequently recycled, that is to say, to be once again introduced in a production process. The legal requirements force certain recycling objectives to be reached and it is therefore necessary to develop those collection systems that are environmentally and economically “sustainable” and which guarantee that the Packaging Act is respected in the most efficient way as possible . This article analyses the situation of selective collection of packaging in Spain and it sets out some conclusions after being in operation for two years. At once, the different results of different selective collection system of lightweight packaging are shown.