Waste Management

Waste Management

Support of measures to promote reuse of materials, measures to encourage research and development in waste management, and measures to ensure that completed landfills are used for open space only.
Position In Brief: 

Objectives

  • To provide tax incentive for research and development in waste management;
  • To provide sound reuse techniques and education of citizens in waste reduction, reuse and recycling;
  • To provide for an aesthetically acceptable open space use of completed landfills;
  • To encourage cooperation between industry and government; and
  • To seek reliable long-term methods of disposal that would reduce use of the land- filled method.
Position History: 

(1972)

Issues: 
League to which this content belongs: 
Los Angeles