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Waste – the controversial side of climate change mitigation in the latest IPCC report NEW
Zero Waste Europe 1 Day, 14 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Waste is contributing to climate change but it can also be part of the solution if true Zero Waste principles are implemented. Last week the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change […]...
European Parliament votes in favour of reducing single-use plastic bags NEW
Zero Waste Europe 1 Week, 1 Day, 1 Hour, 47 Minutes ago
One more step towards the reduction of single-use plastic bags in Europe! On April 16 the plenary of the European Parliament voted in favour of the draft European Directive on […]...
Packaging-free shopping on the rise in Europe NEW
Zero Waste Europe 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
The number of shops in Europe that sell in bulk is growing constantly. Aside from the well-established Italian Effecorta and Catalan Granel, in Vienna Lunzers Mass-Greisslerei is offering products in […]...
Zero Waste: the answer to “Wasted potential!” in the EcoInnovation Forum NEW
Zero Waste Europe 1 Week, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
The Annual Forum on EcoInnovation took place in Hannover during April 7 and 8. This year the topic of the forum was waste and resources and was entitled: “Wasted potential!: […]...
Better waste policy: Europe’s golden opportunity to create jobs and cut pollution NEW
Zero Waste Europe 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 10 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
An ambitious waste policy in Europe would help create more jobs by 2025 than the European Commission claims would be generated from its trade agreement with the US, according to […]...
And the best waste performing country in Europe is… Estonia! NEW
Zero Waste Europe 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 14 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
According to Eurostat statistics published last week the best performing countries in Europe when it comes to waste avoidance and recycling are Estonia, Slovenia and Belgium. Indeed, there are countries […]...
When waste ends up in a…cement kiln NEW
Zero Waste Europe 1 Month, 1 Week, 4 Days, 21 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Waste incineration in cement kilns is a widespread reality in Spain that is causing major distress to local communities, as it’s been one more time confirmed in the 5th gathering […]...
“Non Bruciamo il futuro” new book from Rossano Ercolini NEW
Zero Waste Europe 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 22 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
“In Italy, where against landfills and incinerators there have been many barricades and very few proposals, the story of Capannori and Rossano Ercolini should be studied at school” La Repubblica […]...
Restart Party: celebrating stuff coming back to life NEW
Zero Waste Europe 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Last week 60 people met  at the Kentish Town Community Centre, in London to restart many things. For those who don’t know what a Restart Party is, just imagine a […]...
Moulinot: closing the loop for restaurant food waste in Paris NEW
Zero Waste Europe 2 Months, 3 Days, 18 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
Paris is one of the worst-performing European cities when it comes to waste management. Low source separation rates, insufficient incentives and many incinerators & landfills. Same as everywhere, organic waste […]...
Game over – Guipuzkoa’s incinerator NEW
Zero Waste Europe 2 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 16 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
The expensive & dangerous adventure of building an incinerator in Gipuzkoa is finally over. After a long process the project has been cancelled. Video with French subtitles click here. Video […]...
Succesful launch of Zero Waste France in Paris NEW
Zero Waste Europe 2 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
“Zero Waste is a journey more than a destination” and more and more people are joining us in this inspiring adventure. The annual meeting of Zero Waste Europe took place […]...
(The story of) Denmark’s transition from incineration to Zero Waste NEW
Zero Waste Europe 2 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Denmark is perceived to be one of the world’s greenest countries. But is it really? Besides the Danish windmills and bike lanes there is a not-so-well-hidden secret of this otherwise […]...
REBRICK – Reuse bricks to give them a new life NEW
Zero Waste Europe 3 Months, 2 Days, 5 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
Why invest energy and resources in producing a new brick when you can reuse an old one? A Danish company called GamleMursten ApS turns what used to be waste into […]...
Zero Waste Europe Annual meeting – Bobigny/Paris 31.01 – 1/2.02.2014 NEW
Zero Waste Europe 3 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 5 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
A big Zero Waste gathering will take place in Bobigny, France on January 31, and February 1 and 2. On 1 February a big public event will take place in […]...
Zero Waste Christmas – Rethinking consumption NEW
Zero Waste Europe 4 Months, 4 Days, 21 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
We all want to show our love and appreciation to our loved ones and sometimes presents are a good way to do that. However, can we make sure that our […]...
EU funding might hijack next 20 years of waste policy in Bulgaria NEW
Zero Waste Europe 4 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 17 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
History repeats itself; 100 millions of EU money might be poured into the construction of a new waste incinerator which will add to the 80 millions of structural funds already […]...
We came. We stickered. We tutu-ed. ‘Je La Ramène’ 2013 NEW
Zero Waste Europe 4 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 16 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Great action organised by the new Zero Waste group in Brussels in the frame of the Waste Reduction Week. You can follow them at: zerowastebrussels.blogspot.be/ and twitter @ZeroWasteBxl (texte en […]...
Initiatives to reduce food waste NEW
Zero Waste Europe 5 Months, 5 Days, 5 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Never before we have produced as much food as today and never before there has been as much hunger in the world. Our generation is determined to beat all the […]...
Compostory.org – the Story of Organic Waste Recovery NEW
Zero Waste Europe 5 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 11 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
Need a crash course on managing organic waste? Compostory offers you the possibility to learn the basics so that you can skip first steps and jump straight into the implementation […]...