Extended Producer Responsibility: A Materials Policy for the 21st Century
Bette Fishbein (INFORM), John Ehrenfeld (MIT), and John Young (Materials
Efficiency Project) (2000, 290 pp.,)
This book addresses materials use and its environmental impacts worldwide; EPR policies and programs in the United States; e-commerce and its potential environmental impacts and implications for EPR; and the corporation's role in implementing EPR and related policies. Prepared on the occasion of Expo 2000, the international exposition held in Hanover, Germany, from June 1 to October 31, 2000, the report's findings were presented by it authors -- Bette Fishbein of INFORM, John Ehrenfeld of MIT, and John Young of the Materials Efficiency Project -- at the Berlin Resources Summit preceding the exposition.