The term sustainability gets more present and is said to be a central theme in the future evolution of humanity. But how can individuals achieve great benefit with small effort?
Although cities approach waste separation differently, statistics show overall progress in waste management: despite sustained economic growth the weight of waste per capita remains the same, while more and more recyclable materials get into further processing. Thus, the recycling rate in Germany doubled since the early 90s, from 40% to 80%.
The quiz 450 kg Garbage questions the habits of waste separation. The task is to allocate everyday waste products to the right waste disposal.