Solid Waste Management Publication by UNEP

posted on 19 January 2011 by Anonymous
This Publication looks at the use of technologies that are environmentally sound for managing municipal solid wastes in developing countries. It is designed as a sourcebook on solid waste management, covering a multitude of topics including the...

Technologies for Recycling Plastic Marine Litter

posted on 20 January 2011 by Anonymous
This booklet was prepared by NOWPAP CEARAC within the framework of the Marine Litter Activity (MALITA) project, in recognition of the benefits of plastic waste recycling. Its purpose is to introduce the existing and developing plastic recycling...

Municipal Strategy for Solid Waste Management, Suffolk, UK

posted on 20 January 2011 by Anonymous
The Suffolk Waste Partnership (SWP) is the group of Councils in Suffolk that collect and dispose of the County’s municipal waste. The SWP comprises of all seven District and Borough Councils (Waste Collection Authorities) as well as the County...

Public Awareness Brochure for Marine Litter

posted on 20 January 2011 by Anonymous
The UNEP through its programme Regional Seas, has published a pamphlet titled: " What can we do about marine litter?" in order to raise public awareness and sensitize the public on marine litter issues.

Regional Solid Waste Management Project in METAP Mashreq and Maghreb Countries

posted on 24 January 2011 by Anonymous
Financed by European  Commission EU in 2002; IBRD, WB, ANPE, MEDCITIES and GTZ-ERM-GKW implemented a solid waste management project. The main objective is to promote the adoption of sustainable integrated waste management practices through:...

Developing a Support Structure to Turn Waste into a Resource: Strategic Analysis

posted on 28 January 2011 by Anonymous
A strategic assessment based on the Integated Solid Waste Management approach is presented for the city of Nairobi. A short presentation on how to integrate ISWM principles into strategy formulation.

Recycling status in Serbia

posted on 17 March 2011 by Anonymous
An article on the current status of recycling in Serbia.

Waste Management at the Port of Rotterdam

posted on 22 March 2011 by Anonymous
The Local Beach Global Garbage portal presents a case study for the marine litter management approach at the port of Rotterdam. The port of Rotterdam has a very active waste collection business. The above weblink provides a video documentary on the...

Waste Management World: A magazine

posted on 23 March 2011 by Anonymous
Waste Management World is an interesting magazine that provides insights and useful information on waste management related issues. You can find articles classified into the following thematic groups: Collection/Transport Recycling...

Communication Resources for Recycling

posted on 23 March 2011 by Anonymous
The Alameda County has been quite active in raising public awareness of their citizens for issues related to source separation of household waste, recycling and reuse activities. In their website you can find various communication materials, which...