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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.
To what extent is food packaging creating added value?
How can the present linear model in design and construction be replaced with a circular model?
Day 2 of ISWA Young Professionals Group’s second online conference
Day 1 of ISWA Young Professionals Group’s second online conference
Join two global experts in exploring how the social enterprise business structure can transfer to the recycling and reuse sector.
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.
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.
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.
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
Sarah Currie-Halpern is Co-Founder and Partner in Think Zero LLC, and she speaks with us in our Pioneers & Changemakers interview series.
“‘Architects do not really think of waste management in terms of building design materials” – Clare MiflinMay 11, 2018 | be Waste Wise
We can do more to fix the problem since waste is a flaw that stems from design of buildings.
Over the decades, there are more people engaged with more ecological or waste initiatives around the world. However that hasn’t affected the total material requirements, or a structural switch from a linear to a circular pattern.
James Greyson, of Blindspot Think Tank explains what blindspotting means.
This excerpt is part of be Waste Wise’s interview with James Greyson, as part of the Pioneers & Changemakers series.
In places where the political will is lacking, the corruption is higher.
It’s hard to acquire good data because local governments in the industry are not always transparent
There is a shift in how CE is being translated, and is becoming more relevant to consumers.
We believe it is hugely important to get old cellphones to people who will use them or need them.
Women of Waste (WOW), an informal group, supported by the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) is conducting a survey for women working in the waste management sector in order to collect statistic data and define their needs/ challenges (or) opportunities.The …
24-hr composters: There’s no microbe in this universe that can colonize in 24 hrs | Q&A With Dr. ManojMarch 2, 2018 | be Waste Wise
The 24-hour composting machine—let’s call it 24-hour ‘fryer’—simply removes water and other volatile components out of the organic material thrown into it for composting.
Blind spotting is a tool for collective survival, if we wish to continue living on this planet, waste, pollution and climate are the global problems, which are part of the package.
How do we not only avoid waste, but how do we do it differently?
“So much attention is paid to what’s wasted in the home when companies get a free pass for doing anything.” – A Q&A With The Ugly Fruit & Veg CampaignDecember 11, 2017 | be Waste Wise
A Q&A with one of our waste pioneers – The Ugly Fruit & Veg Campaign