Reducing Waste Through Green Procurement Practices – A Twitter Chat... January 16, 2017 | Swetha Dandapani
A Message From be Waste Wise’s Co-founder, Ranjith Annepu... January 4, 2017 | Swetha Dandapani
Food Waste – A Quick Guide December 21, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
Informal Waste Economy – A Quick Guide November 28, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
Circular Economy – A Beginner’s Guide November 7, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
Does Recycling Create More Waste? – A Tweetchat... November 4, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
Consumption & Waste Management – A Beginner’s Guide... October 24, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
Climate Change & Waste Management – A Quick Guide... October 13, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
Oceans and Plastic Pollution – A Quick Guide... October 5, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
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Prof. Brajesh Dubey, from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, tells us about LED (light emitting diodes) and what happens when they become waste.
Recently, we received a query from the community enquiring about LED (light emitting diodes), their …
“One of the things often missed is what developed world can learn from developing world.” – Interview with Margaret BatesSeptember 11, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
Margaret Bates is Professor Sustainable Wastes Management at the University of Northampton. She has been involved in wastes management for over 25 years and undertook her PhD on landfill microbiology. She is the curator of this month’s #wastedialog. …
Improper waste management can have far reaching negative impact, which go beyond immediate negative externalities and can significantly impact the frame of mind of people inhabiting those areas.
“People will look back to this era as the ‘Plasticene’ – plastic is the best marker of human ‘civilization’!” – Interview With Anna CumminsJune 23, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani 1
We chatted with Anna Cummins about the impact of the plastic problem on earth, communicating about the ocean plastic problem, the 5 Gyres Ambassador Program, and their planned Arctic Expedition, among other things.
As part of our #WasteDialog around the 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, we posed a question to visionaries and leaders in waste management. We will share their answers to how good waste management can improve well-being. Here’s the response from Adam Read, Ricardo-AEA’s …
“Coastal cleanups empower people to take simple actions in their communities!” – Interview With Nicholas MallosJune 14, 2016 | Swetha Dandapani
Nicholas Mallos is a Marine Debris Specialist, who currently works at Ocean Conservancy as the Director of the Trash Free Seas Program. He has spent the past decade researching the ecological, economic and behavioral components associated with ocean …