1st Technical Seminar: The (In) Success of Selective Collection in Portugal? – Coimbra, 2015

Ecopoint, the model (failed or is it) in crisis?

Selective Collection System for Eco points (> 95% territory)
  “Monsters” collection (free)
  Sanitary Landfill (System without Recovery)
  Wild Evictions
  Non-Differentiated Tariff

More Advanced Systems:
  Awareness: Domestic composting
  Collect from merchants / door-to-door

Need to reduce costs, e.g. oil price variation
  The trend towards Private Service Concession
  ERSAR / APA – More active regulation and control | PERSU2020
  Increase in Landfill Rates