RECUWASTE

26/11/2021

WHAT IS RECUWASTE?

RECUWASTE is the leading international conference on resource and waste management organized by the Maresme Waste Consortium.

In this 2021 edition RECUWASTE I address the (R) evolution of resources and how changes in production and consumption, under the paradigm of the circular economy, will profoundly transform the waste sector and will require all actors -from administrations, organizations to consumers - to think, work and act differently. Opportunities and the state of the latest technologies and innovation applied to resource management by public administrations and private operators were also identified.

Clic recycle was very impressed by the presentations of Giorgos Kallis and the vision of the growth,

Both the name and the degrowth theory explicitly aim to re-politicize environmentalism. Sustainable development and its most recent reincarnation, "green growth", depoliticize genuine political antagonisms between alternative visions for the future. They make environmental problems technical, promising win-win solutions, and the impossible goal of perpetuating economic growth without harming the environment.

The greening of society, argue the proponents of degrowth, is not about implementing alternative, better or greener development. It is about imagining and applying alternative visions to modern growth-based development.

Ecology vs. Modernity.

The French press has positioned Barcelona as the Mecca for this trend.