Updates and news from Be Waste Wise and beyond
Want to understand the impacts of the pandemic on waste management? Begin your learning with this guide, which refers to panel discussions across several #wastedialog.
Plastic film in agriculture is valuable and widely used, but is difficult to collect and recycle, and especially in the past few years has become a real challenge.
This webinar is for waste professionals, policymakers, and the curious-minded on how compost can help tackle global challenges.
This panel explores the critical role of circular economy in carbon reduction.
This webinar explores a range of issues in the run-up to COP26, focusing on how the critical role of the resources & waste sector has been overlooked in the planning for the global carbon event.
This bilingual (English and Spanish) webinar gives a brief overview of municipal solid waste management situation, key challenges and prospects in El Salvador and Ecuador.
Multi-dimensional Approach to Food Waste Prevention: An Entrepreneur’s Journey | with Gijs LangeveldJuly 27, 2021 | be Waste Wise 1
A discussion with Benjamin Lephilibert, at LightBlue Environmental Consulting.
In this mid-year report on U.S. national and state recycling policy, panelists discuss what the recycling policy landscape looks like at this point in the year.
We explore what more could be done from the design, business, consumption, and policy perspectives to hasten the implementation of the circular economy.
This panel highlights the work being done in addressing marine pollution in Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and St Lucia.
In this webinar, panellists talk about why waste is a resource for billions and why does it matter.
This bilingual webinar is a brief introduction to the organic waste management scenario in the region with specific examples from Peru, Colombia and Costa Rica.
Analysing the barriers to the delivery of universal waste collection.
How do we take the next step and normalise individual decision making to embrace reuse and repair before considering something new?
Join us to hear from Beth Fitzpatrick about OzHarvest’s food rescue activities in Australia.
Have we established new norms owing to the lessons learned from COVID-19? Will refill, loop, and other packaging formats take hold in our supermarkets?
Emma Burlow started her #CE100 series in Feb 2020 as a means of sharing some of the many successful circular business she comes across and works with.
Following multiple years of pressure due to commodity market changes, municipalities in the U.S. are now experiencing additional budget challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
This webinar discusses the current landscape around PFAS disposal in the United States.
Join our panellists, as they discuss the current, the possible future and what needs to be done to create lifestyles post COVID which balance the needs of people and planet.
Circulate Capital commissioned a study to understand challenges faced by the plastics recycling industry in South & Southeast Asia during COVID-19 and the interventions needed to sustain it.
The panel discussion gives an insight into the latest developments on EPR in the region with case-studies from Chile, Colombia, and Brazil.
This panel explores the opportunities for developing chemical recycling in developing countries in Asia and its barriers.
Household waste in India follows the chain of waste picker to aggregator to recycler, and the entire chain operates informally.
Food Waste and Cities: Helping Residents to Source-Separate using Behavioural Science | with Kat HeinrichJuly 30, 2020 | be Waste Wise 1
Even with services, many residents continue to dispose of food into residual waste bins. What can be done?
This webinar discussed common contaminants in recycling collections (suburbia, high-rise and rural), and reflect on campaigns and programmes that have attempted to limit contamination.
Adam Read reflects on the webinar on behavioural change and recycling contamination which he moderated.
This webinar introduces two vital support networks where you can access mentoring support, the Circular Economy Club and Sustainability Mentors.
Markets and legislators worldwide have increasing pressure to develop legislation banning single-use plastics.
This panel gathers experts from the plastic waste management domain in India and addresses some of the most pressing questions from waste management professionals and practitioners.
In this webinar panelists discuss how it has affected waste management worldwide.
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.
This webinar discusses innovation strategies to increase sustainable hospitality development.
In the webinar we discuss the official guidelines and response in UK during COVID-19.
How can we capture waste materials where there is no government waste collection service?
Following China’s effective ban on importing many waste materials for recycling, many developed nations, are being forced to rethink their waste strategies.
Moving from the UN Sustainable Development Goals to local ‘climate crisis’ talks, it’s time to stand up and make a change.
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?