Sustainable Urban Development: Examples from Seattle

Event: 3rd Asian Sanitation Dialogue

Sustainable Urban Development: Examples from Seattle

27 May 2014
Author / Speaker: 
Paul Fleming, Seattle Public Utilities - Email the author | Other materials by the author

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Seattle in the United States is a model city with sustainable urban development practices. The city, an established leader in recycling and composting, has enjoyed plentiful and high-quality drinking water from protected mountain sources for over a hundred years.

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