Experts at the recent Beyond Plastic Pollution in Sydney, Australia, shared numerous solutions to tackle one of the most intractable environmental challenges today: Marine plastic litter. Here are the five most inspiring ideas.
Trevor Thornton –
More states and countries around the world are mulling a ban on plastic bags to curb the negative environmental impact their use is having on the world. But is that enough? Deakin University's Trevor Thornton discusses.
Doug Woodring and Trish Hyde –
Growing mountains of plastic waste and mounting energy insecurity are two of the biggest environmental challenges the world faces today. What if one elegant solution could solve both problems at once?
In a country infamous for being the second-biggest contributor of plastic waste to the oceans, a city in West Java has achieved a close to 100 per cent segregation rate. This is how Depok transformed its waste system.
The latest addition to our publications series “Informal Waste Management”, a report that we have constructed after interviewing dozens of stakeholders, visiting waste management sites, and following the paths of ...
In its promotion of Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), the EU-funded SWITCH-Asia Programme addresses particularly the needs, role and potential of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that are ...