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8 Mar 2017

ISWA President's Blog: Guest entry from Marco Ricci

The latest "President's Blog" entry has been prepared by Marco Ricci, Chair of ISWA's Working Group on Biological Treatment of Waste.

 

Marco looks at the successes of separate collection in Italy over the last 20...


7 Mar 2017

Guest Blog: ISWA Biowaste Working Group Chair, Marco Ricci

This issue of the ISWA President's Blog has been penned by Marco Ricci, Chair of ISWA's Working Group on the Biological Treatment of Waste.

 

Enjoy reading his post!


3 Mar 2017

Latest Weekly Waste Briefing: E-Waste Mountains

Since 2007 over 7 billion smartphones have been produced and sold, with the average lasting just two years. That's a lot of electronic waste with nowhere to go!

 

The majority of these won't be recycled in any sustainable or...


24 Feb 2017

Our Latest Weekly Waste Briefing: Marine Litter

In our latest blog we review the newspapers and media for you, providing you with an overview of the major stories in the world of waste and resource management, this week focusing on marine litter whilst the World Ocean...


21 Feb 2017

February's Global Newsletter Now Online!

We are delighted to share with you the latest issue of ISWA's Global Newsletter.

 

The latest newsletter takes a look at ISWA's two emblematic initiatives, #closedumpsites & our survey on the 4th Industrial Revolution. In...


16 Feb 2017

Guest Blog, ABRELPE's Carlos Silva Filho on Closing Dumpsites

The latest "President's Blog" has been penned by our partner in Brazil, Carlos Silva Filho.

 

The theme of his post is #closedumpsites, as he discusses ISWA's latest campaign which had its first taste of success...


16 Feb 2017

Guest Blog: ISWA Vice President, Carlos Silva Filho

This issue of the ISWA President's Blog has been penned by our partner in Brazil, Carlos Silva Filho. Carlos, based in the megacity of Sao Paulo, is ISWA's National Member Representative in Brazil and CEO of ABRELPE, and also...


10 Feb 2017

Latest Weekly Waste Briefing now Online

In our latest blog we look at what the newspapers and media have been saying on a wide range of issues from the latest #OceanRescue campaign through to littering on the streets of New York.

 

We review the newspapers...


7 Feb 2017

Press Release: Closure of one of the World’s Biggest Dumpsites

Following the recent closure of the Estrutural dumpsite serving 5 million people in Brazil’s capital city, a partnership between ISWA and ABRELPE, aims to ensure the closure of further dumpsites in the country.


3 Feb 2017

Our Latest Blog on Food and Plastic Waste

We are happy to share our latest Weekly Waste Briefing with you, taking a look at two of the biggest polluters: food and plastic waste.

 

Supermarkets and manufactures are stepping up their efforts to reduce these waste streams,...