Full recordings of all our video panels with short introductions and summaries
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.
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.
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?
Gaining trust and getting their license to operate from local communities.
Exploring our understanding of waste management systems in developed and developing countries.
Every landfill company is going to tell you it is lined!
Mani Vajipey is a recycler and is the Co-Founder and CEO of Banyan Nation, a technology driven recycling company that is changing the way India looks at plastics, recycling and waste management.
With a large team of NGO’s, the 5 Gyres Institute witnessed their discovery of microbeads in the Great Lakes lead to policy victories across the US
Helping campuses start & sustain waste reduction projects
How to engage apartment buildings in recycling
Recently launched OneLessStraw Pledge Campaign raises awareness to the fact that in America alone we use 500-million single use plastic straws every day
How can we make environmental movements more inclusive?
Black Soldier flies are practically global. They are endemic in all temperate zones. A panel discussion with Christian Zurbrugg, Solid Waste Management Group Leader at Eawag; Simon Houghton, Head of Licensing and Partnerships at AgriProtein Technologies.
An interview with Michael Cowing, who has accumulated over twenty five years international experience in over fifty countries around the globe.
Andy Whiteman, Director of RWA Group speaks about classifying waste management systems across the world.
This interview was organized as part of the Beyond Circular Economy theme of the 2017 Global Dialogue on Waste.
Arguing against the tendency to individualize all environmental problems as a matter of choice, Robert Crocker emphasizes the role of technological systems in expanding and escalating global consumption.
Watch Demetra Tsiamis (Associate Director of Earth Engineering Center at CCNY) discuss the Future of Waste Treatment Technologies with Prof. Marco Castaldi (Associate Professor at City College of New York), Prof. Nickolas Themelis (Director of Earth Engineering Center, Columbia University) and Dr. Venkata Mohan (Prinicipal Scientist at Indian Institute of Chemical Technology). This panel was organized under the “Future of Waste” theme curated by Prof. Margaret Bates of University of Northampton, as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise.
Watch Prof. Margaret Bates of University of Northampton and Dr. Pete Shaw from University of Southampton discuss the Future of Waste Collection Systems worldwide. This panel was organized under the “Future of Waste” theme curated by Prof. Margaret Bates as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise.
Watch Bridget Croke (Closed Loop Fund) and Doug Woodring (Ocean Recovery Alliance) discuss the Future of Recycling Technology with Prof. Margaret Bates (Northampton University) . This panel was organized under the theme “Future of Waste” curated by Prof. Margaret Bates as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste.
Prof. David Wilson is the Chief Author of the Global Waste Management Outlook report published by UN and ISWA. Zoe Lenkiewicz is a well known PR & Communications professional in waste management. They get together to discuss the need for data in waste and how to build an evidence base for making a case for waste as a global challenge. This panel was organized under the theme “Making a Case for Waste” curated by Mike Webster of WasteAid UK as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise.
Watch Prof. Margaret Bates, University of Northampton and Prof. Cindy Isenhour, University of Maine discuss fashion, thrift stores, zero waste tourism, 3-D printing, product stewardship among other topics. This panel was organized as part of the theme “Future of Waste” curated by Prof. Margaret Bates as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste.