User: flenvcenter Topic: Waste-Independent
Category: Policy
Last updated: Oct 05 2019 15:24 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Waste work shift: Inside the structural changes in the global waste sector 5.10.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Informal waste workers have long managed the waste of the South, for whom new forms of collectives offer new hope, while the gig economy threatens to de-formalize waste management in the North.
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While ‘zombie’ mines idle, cleanup and workers suffer in limbo 4.9.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Instead of paying to clean up the mess left by mining, companies are warehousing their operations indefinitely.
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5 lessons from China's push to increase domestic recycling 30.7.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Public-private partnerships and education are central to its plans.
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From Amsterdam to Zagreb, 3 steps to transition to a circular economy for cities 26.7.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
A new report on circular policies illuminates major opportunities for governments and people.
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Can climate change be made simple enough to solve? 2.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
If people don’t believe a problem is solvable, they’re more likely to deny the problem’s existence. How do we overcome that?
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7 ways for cities to slash plastic pollution 18.6.2019 GreenBiz.com
Let's send community cleanup days to the trash heap.
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At fashion's big gathering, calls for inclusivity and circularity 18.6.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Could we work towards a circular fashion system by deepening our understanding of the positive impact realizable on humans across the industry?
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5 things we learned about urban transformation 11.6.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The participants in the WRI Ross Prize for Cities showed how innovative new visions for cities' futures can be.
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4 reasons businesses should set sustainable packaging goals 21.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Plus, some practical ideas for achieving them.
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What is it about humans and waste? 18.5.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Excerpt from a new book on the human condition, from the former CEO of Green Seal.
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5 deep decarbonization trends in China’s industrial sector 16.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Electrification, carbon capture and hydrogen — oh my!
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Mining companies pollute waterways. Citizens pay. 19.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Nearly 2 billion pounds of toxic waste were dumped into western waterways in 2017, and taxpayers are left to clean up the mess.
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Solving the plastic pollution crisis requires focus on another ‘R’ — responsibility 21.2.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Companies must tackle the problem by reducing and reusing first, rather than skipping straight to recycling as the bests solution.
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Climate solutions depend on rare earths. Here's how they can be sourced responsibly 21.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
These elements are necessary for solar energy, wind energy and electric vehicles — and so is the way we secure them.
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Tom Szaky: How to repackage packaging 16.2.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Making reduce, reuse and recycle reliable.
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More grocers are putting their money where their mouths are when it comes to food waste 14.2.2019 GreenBiz.com
Walmart, Kroger realize that awareness is a big part of the problem and the solution.
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Shareholders ask retailers to report on plastic bags 29.1.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Retailers that aren't disclosing their plans to reduce or eliminate plastic bag use may be in store for shareholder activism.
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A toxic past and present on the Spokane River 9.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
In eastern Washington, a push to clean PCBs from its namesake river faces a dirty legacy and global pollution problem.
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It’s time to start eating roadkill 2.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Salvaging meat in Alaska is commonplace. Can it catch on in the Lower 48?
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Eating roadkill is an Alaska tradition. What about the Lower 48? 2.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Salvaging meat is catching on across the West, thanks to shifting laws and beliefs.
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