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Sweden’s revolutionary recycling model imports waste amid UK’s Green struggles

Sweden’s recycling success has reached new heights, leading to a shortage of waste and imports from other countries to sustain its recycling plants.

Since 2011, less than 1% of household waste has gone to landfills, making Sweden’s model a beacon of environmental progress.

In contrast, the UK faces challenges despite advancements in recycling rates. Brexit and budget cuts may hinder progress.

Sweden’s success stems from a national commitment to environmental care, including early adoption of green policies and strong public awareness.

While critics debate the impact of incineration, Sweden’s focus remains on …

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Source: independent.co.uk

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