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Incentives for Householders to Change their Waste Practices

DescriptionThis report was commissioned in October 2002 by the Scottish Executive and is identified in the National Waste Plan 2003.
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Website Publication DateNovember 26, 2003

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Incentives for Householders to Change their Waste Practices
Final Report

A report produced for the Scottish Executive

Andy Maunder & Veronica Sharp, AEA Technology
Marion Croy & Gregor Pennie, Enviromentor

May 2003

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Contents

Executive Summary
Glossary
1 Introduction
1.1 AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
2 Methodology
2.1 INCENTIVE SCHEME RESEARCH
2.1.1 Shortlist of Incentive Schemes
2.2 MARKET TESTING
3 key outcomes
3.1 INCENTIVE SCHEME RESEARCH
3.1.1 Key Success Factors of Incentive Schemes Reviewed
3.1.2 Evaluation & Gap Analysis
3.1.2.1 Motivation/Appeal
3.1.2.2 Capability/Convenience
3.1.2.3 Stakeholders
3.1.2.4 Other General Review Findings
3.2 MARKET TESTING
3.2.1 Waste And Recycling ­ Incentives To Change Behaviour
3.2.2 Reducing, Reusing And Recycling Waste ­ Barriers To Change
3.2.3 Responsibility For Promoting Incentives
3.2.4 Key Findings from Market Testing
4 Core Themes
4.1 THEME 1: LIFESTYLE ATTRIBUTES
4.2 THEME 2: INFRASTRUCTURE
4.3 THEME 3: STAKEHOLDERS
4.4 THEME 4: VOLUNTARY ACTION
5 Recommendations
Appendices
APPENDIX 1 RESEARCH REFERENCES
APPENDIX 2 UK, EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL INCENTIVE SCHEMES
APPENDIX 3 ASSESSMENT FRAMEWORK
APPENDIX 4 REPORT ON MARKET TESTING

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Incentives for Householders to Change their Waste Practices Final Report

Customer

Scottish Executive

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A Maunder
V Sharp

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P Dolley

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