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Less Waste = More Jobs

Let’s Stop Throwing Away Our Chance to Create Millions of Jobs and End Waste Pollution By John Ribeiro-Broomhead, Co-Author of the Study, Zero Waste and Economic Recovery: The Job-Creation Potential of Zero Waste Solutions “As the COVID-19 pandemic rolls into 2021, governments around the world continue to try to get their economies back on track. […]

Pilot project on green public procuremen...

Pilot project on green public procurement in Montenegro

SCP/RAC commissioned this pilot project to Zero Waste Montenegro, as part of the portfolio of activities to improve the policy framework and engage with the food & beverage industry in Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Montenegro, through the Cooperation Agreement between UN Environment/MAP and the Italian Ministry of Environment and Land and Sea Protection. In […]

Zero Waste Europe Case Studies

Zero Waste Europe Case Studies

Read concise lessons learned on cities who are succeeding on the path to Zero Waste: Discover all the case studies Featured Case Study: Going from 0 to 40% recycling rate within 3 months,  the small county of Sălacea tells a remarkable Zero Waste success story, establishing itself as a best practice that can be replicated […]

European Parliament banned the use of di...

European Parliament banned the use of disposable plastic

The European Union has decided to say goodbye to Plastic Straws, balloons, Earplugs and cutlery for disposable use. Download the Directive (EU) 2019/904 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 June 2019 on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment. Plastic items for disposable use such as […]