03.08.2011 03.Aw-Elul, 5771
Israel looking for land to build mega-recycling plant
Ministry says only national effort can handle center's needs.
The Environmental Protection Ministry is working on a plan to construct a huge recycling plant that would handle a significant portion of central Israel's municipal waste.
The plan stems from the ministry's conclusion that neither local authorities nor private investors are likely to construct the needed recycling facilities on their own, making government involvement essential. The finance and national infrastructure ministries also are involved in the effort….