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Recycling 2016, 1(1), 1-2;

Welcome to the New Open-Access Journal—Recycling

Sustainable Engineering Group, Curtin University, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
Received: 9 February 2015 / Accepted: 12 February 2015 / Published: 13 February 2015
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The potential to convert a waste or previously unutilised material as a reusable material will be of increasing importance in the 21st century as we see burgeoning population growth put further pressure on the world’s finite resources and waste management options. This proposition alone will see increasing economic and environmental benefits gained from recycling activities. The essential decoupling of economic growth and the depletion of non-renewable resources is one of the most significant challenges for sustainable development over the next century. This challenge involves reducing the total consumption of raw materials as well as developing further impetus for recycling and reuse activities to meet the increasing demand for materials.[...] View Full-Text
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