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19 May 2017

Weekly Waste Briefing: The Plastic Problem

 

There is a small, uninhabited island in the South Pacific which is home to nothing but the highest density of plastic particles ever reported, with more than 3,500 items of plastic waste washing up daily. 

 

Read about...


17 May 2017

Waste Around the World: South Australia

The latest WAW is brought to you from South Australia by Kathrine Heinrich, Chair of the ISWA Young Professionals


16 May 2017

A Report from one of the Largest Dumpsites in Sierra Leone

Bomerh, the Largest Illegal Dumpsite in Bo City, Sierra Leone Supports the ISWA #CloseDumpsites Initiative


15 May 2017

President’s Blog: A Guest Post from Fernando Leite

Dr Fernando Leite is Vice President of ISWA's National Member in Portugal, APESB. APESB is the Portuguese Association of Sanitary and Environmental Engineering, a non-governmental organization, founded in 1980, is the national...


12 May 2017

ISWA's Latest Briefing: An Interview with Going Zero Waste

This week we spoke with Kathryn Kellogg from Going Zero Waste, the enthusiastic waste blogger who has managed to reduce her waste production to less than 2 kgs in 2.5 years!

 

After moving to California, Kathryn was shocked...


9 May 2017

President's Blog | Guest Entry from the Argentine Ministry of Environment

Luis Lehmann has written a guest blog on behalf of our National Member in Argentina. Luis is the National Director of Integrated Waste Management within the Argentine Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development.

 

In the...


8 May 2017

Help us to Map the World's Biggest Waste Challenges

Calling all waste and resource management professionals from across the globe - we need your help to identify the world's biggest waste challenges by completing a survey.


5 May 2017

Latest Weekly Waste Briefing now Online

ISWA's Weekly Waste Briefing rounds up the latest stories in the world of waste!


3 May 2017

Waste Around the World: Baltimore, USA

In the latest issue of Waste Around the World, Kristyn Oldendorf from Baltimore, USA shows us around the host city of the 2017 ISWA World Congress


21 Apr 2017

Latest Weekly Waste Briefing out now!

ISWA's Weekly Waste Briefing gives you a roundup of news from around the world on issues of waste, resources and sustainability.