“Wealth your Waste” and do not “Waste your Wealth” Bugged up with mixed waste spilled over the city? Stop complaining and take the responsibility of converting waste into wealth. In the present scenario waste management has become brunt for dwellers of the city. Lack of segregation is the culprit and cause for accumulation of waste.
Copenhagen, Denmark, is no longer using landfills as a general solution to its waste problems. Instead, the city has been trying its best to reduce waste and use that which is produced as a resource that can be recycled or incinerated for energy. This case presents the waste management system of Copenhagen in 2008 and specifically focuses on ‘Waste-to-energy’ plants, which presently produce heat and power for the city.