World Cleanup 2012: Let's clean the world together

posted on 16 April 2012 by Anonymous
World Cleanup 2012 In 2012, from 24th of March until 25th of September, a series of cleanups will sweep over the globe, touching all continents and bringing together millions of people who will be cleaning up their homes. Right at this moment we...

UK's Premier Business Waste Exchange

posted on 14 April 2012 by Anonymous
The Cheltenham Borough Council via its Business Pride Grant Scheme has launched an online scrap shop for a variety of materials such as plastic, paper, rubber, building materials, oils, pallets, packadging materials etc. It is a free online...

Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and Sustainable Resource Management

posted on 20 January 2011 by Anonymous
The Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and sustainable Resource management (ACR+) is an international network of members who share the common aim of promoting the sustainable consumption of resources and management of waste...

Association Debrouille Compganie

posted on 9 September 2011 by Anonymous
Née en 2002, l’association Débrouille Compagnie fédère des artistes et artisans du monde entier qui créent, à partir de déchets, des œuvres utilitaires ou décoratives. L'association poursuit 3 objectifs complémentaires : P...

Higher Education Needs for Capacity Building at Local Level for Solid Waste Management through 3R in Asian developing countries

posted on 8 November 2011 by Anonymous
The purpose of this investigation is to highlight the higher education needs for Integrated Solid Waste Management (ISWM) through 3R by scrutinizing the present academic curriculum of Solid Waste Management (SWM) and capacity available with Local...

Instruments for Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Bostwana

posted on 24 August 2012 by Sameera
Sustainable solid waste management is a strategy for achieving environmental quality in both the developed and the developing world. Environmental quality is a necessary condition for an increase in per capita welfare over time. The paper suggests...

Innovative Use of Plastics

posted on 15 September 2010 by Anonymous
The online magazine of plastics, the mag presents all innovative uses of plastic, from industrial to artistic applications.

Innovative Use of Marine Litter

posted on 20 January 2011 by Anonymous
Vac from the Sea is a project initiated by home appliance maker Electrolux, aiming at raising awareness about the immediate need for the world to take better care of plastics and support the heroes that do. The project included collecting marine waste...

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.

Hotel made of Rubbish, Madrid, Spain

posted on 16 February 2011 by Anonymous
An innovative use of marine litter is demonstrated by the German artist Ha Schult, who built a five-bedroom hotel in the central Plaza de Callao as part of the city's hosting of the International Tourism Fair (Fitur). For more information...