Zero Waste is a sustainability principle that conceptualizes that all products in society are designed to be reused, repaired, or recycled while nothing in society should be considered waste. The principles Zero Waste utilizes resources efficiently through better organization and design with minimized waste and maximized efficiency. The Zero Waste concept is a definitive endpoint that can be utilized within any organizational structure. It may not always be achievable, but should always be practiced.
The principles of Zero Waste have been incorporated into the operational infrastructure of the Eco Industrial Park along with the formal adoption of a Zero Waste Ordinance that outlines the structure for comprehensive solid waste management or what is commonly referred to as the hierarchy of disposal.