Sustainability is not rubbish. A case study of how research helped inform the British debate on how to foster sustainable behaviour in waste management

This paper describes how research helped The Environment Agency to better understand the public's attitudes to domestic waste disposal and the public's willingness and ability to help the government (both local and national) to implement more sustainable waste management policies.

Sustainability is not Rubbish

A Case Study of How Research Helped Inform the British Debate on How to Foster Sustainable Behaviour in Waste Management

Neil SmithThe Environment Agency, United Kingdom

Tim BurnsTest Research Partners, United Kingdom