What about the General Tax on Polluting Activities (TGAP)?

General Tax on Polluting Activities (TGAP) increase The General Tax on Polluting Activities (TGAP) was provided in the 1999 Finance Act by pooling the five former taxes, and other mandatory levies earmarked to the environment and energy-mastering agency (ADEME). Its introduction aims at improving the incentive to protect the environment by applying the principle […]

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Waste management: what are the “3Rs”?

The “3Rs” in waste management According to a World Bank report, global waste production is expected to increase by 70% by 2050 if nothing changes quickly. It would represent up to 3.4 billion tons of waste per year, compared to nearly 2 billion in 2016. It follows a simple logic: the more we consume, the more […]

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What is virtuous recycling?

What is virtuous recycling? In this day and age, recycling has become part of our collective consciousness. The regulations in this field are being reinforced, and the channels are organized. However, the spectrum of recycling is wide, and some methods are more virtuous than others. Let us look at this reality, which is less well […]

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