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Scotland's Zero Waste Plan

DescriptionScotland's Zero Waste Plan
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateJune 09, 2010


ISBN 978 0 7559 8306 3

This document is also available in pdf format (524k)

ADDENDUM: Following a review of planning policy in 2014, the guidance in Annex B of the Zero Waste Plan was superseded, and local planners should now refer to Scottish Planning Policy (with particular reference to pages 41-44) to guide them in their planning and delivery of waste management capacity. 


Ministerial Foreword


Mission and Vision

Areas of Action
Resource Streams
Economic Opportunity
Resource Management Sector
Education and Awareness

Conclusions and Delivery

Annex A - Zero Waste Targets and Data Needs
Annex B - Role of Land-use Planning in delivering Zero Waste
Annex C - Landfill Bans and Supporting Policies
Annex D - Waste Framework Directive - information on implementation (to follow)

Regulatory Impact Assessment for Zero Waste Plan