About be Waste Wise
Food waste is one of the biggest challenges that the world faces today, contributing to climate change and resource depletion.
This expert panel reflects on the arrival of plastics in the marine environment, consider how we got here and most importantly what we can do.
John Gertsakis is a sustainability practitioner with experience as an industry adviser, consultant, research academic and advocate. He is the co-founder of the newly formed Ewaste Watch Institute, and he co-authored Australia’s first report on e-waste recycling in 1995 titled: Short Circuiting Waste from Electronic Products.
Ewaste Watch in Australia acts in the public interest to protect human health and the environment by accelerating increased levels of electronics sustainability from cradle to cradle.
Expanding food recovery programs is a critical action in a community’s overall strategy to reduce wasted food, but some efforts may deliver more community value than others.
Vaughan Levitzke has more than 35 years’ experience in government, project management and leadership. Vaughan established Zero Waste SA in 2003 and is responsible for a multitude of programs and projects carried out by Zero Waste SA and its partner organisations, …
Novel approaches to ensure waste management in poorer countries is sustainable.
A webinar which launches the World Bank report of the same name.
We’ll train you on how to identify, collect and reprocess the number of different plastic types using simple and practical approaches.
Organized on 5th Sep, 2018, as part of The 2018 Global Dialogue on Waste QUICK SUMMARY & QUOTES DANIELLA RUSSO, Founder & CEO, Think Beyond Plastic
- The world of plastic hasn’t changed in the last 50 years and it is …
Emma Burlow & Kate Bailey participate in this panel organized as part of the 2018 Global Dialogue on Waste.
Mitch Hedlund & Stephen Bates participate in this panel organized as part of the 2018 Global Dialogue on Waste.
Cole Rosengren interviews Chaz Miller in the inaugural session of the 2018 Global Dialogue on Waste.
Why is ISWA specifically targeting mayors and municipalities?
An in depth look at European Waste Collection Systems, providing excellent insight in topics from transportation systems to the latest collection and sorting system technologies.
Bernd Leowald is the head of the department Northwest at Stadtreinigung Hamburg (SRH). The SRH is the municipal waste management company in Hamburg with 2600 employees. The department Northwest is a part of Hamburg with 620.000 inhabitants and an area …
The DNOSES project is about creating a model for citizen science based interventions in odour nuisance/problem situations.
It’s one thing to want to set up a recycling business, it’s another to make it work. We’ll teach you the the principles of identifying end markets, maximizing quality and making a profit.
We’ll walk you through simple ways of handling and processing organic waste to maximize the end-value and financial & environmental returns.
A conversation with Costas Velis, ISWA
is an accomplished, and highly-effective International Government, Public Affairs and Behavioural Change Expert with over 25 years of experience leading Communications, Stakeholder Engagement, Community Relations and Operations within the global Waste and Resource Recovery sector.
Chaz Miller’s career in waste and recycling spanned four decades with stints at the US EPA Office of Solid Waste, the Glass Packaging Institute and the National Waste and Recycling Association. Although he is now retired from full time work, he consults and continues to write his award-winning column “The Circular File” for Waste360.