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Kaushik Chandrasekhar

May 20, 2020 |

Kaushik Chandrasekhar’s background spans the fields of municipal solid waste management, environment law and climate changeRead More

Deepali Sinha Khetriwal

May 20, 2020 |

Deepali has over 16 years of international work experience having lived, studied, and worked in Asia, Europe, and the United States.Read More

Pankaj Arora

May 20, 2020 |

Pankaj is an Associate Director with a leading consulting firm in the human and social services practice.Read More

Shailendra Singh

May 20, 2020 |

Shailendra describes himself as sustainable development strategist/enthusiast, with keen appreciation of the impact of climate change on business models & ways to mitigate the risk. Read More

Global Waste Response to COVID-19 | with Swati Singh Sambyal

May 8, 2020 |

In this webinar panelists discuss how it has affected waste management worldwide.Read More

Swati Singh Sambyal

May 8, 2020 |

Swati Singh Sambyal is a renowned researcher on Solid Waste Management. Swati has worked in India as well as across Global South on development issues concerning waste management.Read More

How COVID-19 is Affecting US Waste and Recycling | with Cole Rosengren

April 30, 2020 |

This webinar highlights resources for worker safety, broad trends from the initial month of major changes in the United States and how the response compares to that of other countries.Read More

Robin Wiener

April 30, 2020 |

As president of ISRI, Robin manages the day to day operations of the 1,300 member companies operating in nearly 4,000 locations in the U.S. and more than 40 countries worldwide that process, broker, and consume scrap commodities including metals, paper, plastic, glass, textiles, rubber, and electronics; provides strategic direction for the association, and oversees nearly 50 staff members.Read More

Reducing Food Waste in Hotels and Restaurants | with Gijs Langeveld

April 24, 2020 | 1

This webinar discusses innovation strategies to increase sustainable hospitality development.Read More

Carlos Martin-Rios

April 24, 2020 |

With 20 years of research experience in innovation management, sustainability and organization theory, Dr. Carlos Martin-Rios (PhD Rutgers University) is Associate Professor of Management at the École hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL), University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western SwitzerlandRead More

Anna de Visser-Amundson

April 24, 2020 |

Anna is a Project Leader and Research Fellow in Marketing at Hotelschool The Hague (HTH).Read More

Waste Response in UK during COVID-19 | with Sarahjane Widdowson

April 6, 2020 |

In the webinar we discuss the official guidelines and response in UK during COVID-19.Read More

Design for Reuse/ Repair | with Adam Read

April 6, 2020 |

In this webinar, our panel of experts discuss some of the new examples of repair and reuse that are gaining traction both in the US and across Europe.Read More

Karen Aguilera

April 6, 2020 |

Karen is a Chartered Waste Manager and a specialist in healthcare waste managementRead More

Brian Matuszewski

April 6, 2020 |

Brian Matuszewski joined TerraCycle in 2017 to project lead the development of Loop.Read More

Rachel Gray

April 6, 2020 |

Rachel has worked at WRAP for 15 yearsRead More

Recycling Incentives in Lower-Income Communities | With Zoë Lenkiewicz

March 16, 2020 |

How can we capture waste materials where there is no government waste collection service?Read More

Hilda Addah

March 16, 2020 |

Hilda Addah is project coordinator and also co-founder of Asase foundation who is running Cashit Factory where the LDPE is recycledRead More

Victor Amusa

March 16, 2020 |

Victor AMUSA is a social entrepreneur with over 5 years’ experience in incentive-motivated waste recycling.Read More

Mazin Mukhtar

March 16, 2020 |

Mazin Mukhtar co-founded Akshar Foundation with Parmita Sarma in 2013.Read More

From the Microfactory to the Circular Economy | with Robert Crocker

March 16, 2020 |

Following China’s effective ban on importing many waste materials for recycling, many developed nations, are being forced to rethink their waste strategies.Read More

Veena Sahajwalla

March 16, 2020 |

Veena Sahajwalla has pioneered and championed localized waste processing and recycling in high-tech microfactories as an essential first step to the circular economy. Read More

Facing up to Climate Crisis: What are We Doing About It? | with Adam Read

March 2, 2020 |

Moving from the UN Sustainable Development Goals to local ‘climate crisis’ talks, it’s time to stand up and make a change.Read More

Leigh Broadhurst

March 2, 2020 |

Leigh is an experienced Chartered Waste Manager and IEMA Practitioner with extensive waste and resources industry experience spanning across 11 years. Read More

Mickey Green

March 2, 2020 |

Mickey Green has been managing director of Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) since September 2017. SWP was the first county wide partnership of waste collection and disposal authorities, and has had a long history of innovation; the first to roll out … Read More

Paul Frith

March 2, 2020 |

Paul set up Frith Resource Management in 2008 following a career in technical services and consultancy for waste and carbon management since 1997.Read More

Circular Food | with Katherine Heinrich

February 5, 2020 | 1

This webinar delves into the benefits, risks, practical applications and challenges of turning surplus food into animal feed.Read More

Karen Luyckx

February 4, 2020 |

Karen is Head of Research at Feedback, a UK-based campaign group working to regenerate nature by transforming our food system.Read More

Olympia Yarger

February 4, 2020 |

Olympia is a farmer, innovator and a leader in insect farming in Australia.Read More

Chemical Recycling 101 | with Adam Read

February 3, 2020 |

The focus on chemical recycling has intensified in the recent past. But, what is chemical recycling and how does the process differ from recovery and mechanical recycling?Read More

Adrian Haworth

February 3, 2020 |

Adrian Haworth was the Sales and Marketing Director of Recycling Technologies from 2013 to 2019 and continues as a consultant to the company.Read More

Paula Luu

February 3, 2020 |

Paula is a Project Director at Closed Loop Partners, an investment and advisory services firm focused on building the circular economy.Read More

The Future of Waste: Consumption, Governance and Regulation

December 18, 2019 |

Waste governance is now at a crossroad: global increases in consumption in all categories are challenging waste regimes and management strategies everywhere, and especially in the Asian region.Read More

The Future of Waste Picking | with Robert Crocker

December 16, 2019 |

In this conversation we speak to Cecilia Santos who has direct experience of working with waste picker communities how the world can better make use of their lives and talents.
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Maria Cecilia Loschiavo dos Santos

December 16, 2019 |

Born in São Paulo, Loschiavo is a philosopher and full Professor of Design in the College of Architecture and Urbanism at the University of São Paulo. Read More

Role of Packaging in Reducing Food Waste | with Gijs Langeveld

December 16, 2019 | 1

To what extent is food packaging creating added value? Read More

Richard Swannell

December 16, 2019 |

Richard is committed to working on ways of reducing man’s impact on the environment. A biochemist by training, he has a strong expertise in delivering more resource efficient and sustainable practices within businesses, and on reducing food waste and increasing recycling. Read More

Helén Williams

December 16, 2019 |

Helén Williams is an associate professor of Environment and Energy system and part of the multi-disciplinary Service Research Center at Karlstad University.Read More

Eliminating Construction Waste | with Robert Crocker

November 22, 2019 |

How can the present linear model in design and construction be replaced with a circular model?Read More

Duncan Baker-Brown

November 21, 2019 |

Duncan is an architect, academic and environmental activist.Read More

Sustainable Food Chains | with Gijs Langeveld

October 23, 2019 | 1

There is an overload of food waste initiatives, but which are the ones which create impact?Read More

Chris Cochran

October 23, 2019 |

Chris provides strategic oversight to the entire ReFED organization and all program areasRead More

Toine Timmermans

October 22, 2019 |

Toine Timmermans is Program Manager Circular Economy in Food at Wageningen University & Research, and Coordinator of the EU projects FUSIONS and REFRESH. Read More

The Changing Global Commodity Markets

October 22, 2019 |

We discuss changes over the last 2 years, following the closure of Chinese markets for plastics, and increasing concerns about paper and plastics in other South East Asian markets. Read More

Simon Rutledge

October 22, 2019 |

Simon has over 25 years of experience within the UK waste management and the wider safety and environmental and sustainability management field, working within the regulatory and policy making arena.Read More

Social Enterprises in Zero Waste for Profit & Purpose | by Kate Bailey

August 2, 2019 |

Join two global experts in exploring how the social enterprise business structure can transfer to the recycling and reuse sector. Read More

Eric Lombardi

August 2, 2019 |

Eric is working to connect the people and best practices from around the world to facilitate the building of Zero Waste Communities through the creation and expansion of the “Social Enterprise” model. Read More

Gerry Higgins

August 2, 2019 |

Gerry Higgins is Managing Director of Social Enterprise World Forum and Director of International Enterprise at Community Enterprise in Scotland (CEIS). Read More