1 Nov 2012
A good thing:
Only 4 percent of Swedish garbage ends up in a landfill, according to Swedish Waste Management. Due to its efficiency in converting waste to renewable energy, Sweden has recently begun importing around 800,000 tons of trash annually from other countries.
Read more: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/10/28/163823839/sweden-wants-your-trash