In the North of Italy, the City of Parma presents a vivid example of a transition from traditional waste management to Zero Waste in only 4 years. The key for their success: political will, involvement of civil society and a strategy based on minimising residual waste.

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YPBB: Indonesia’s Pioneer in Zero Waste YPBB: Indonesia’s Pioneer in Zero Waste When you talk of Zero Waste communities in Indonesia, three cities come to mind: Bandung, Cimahi, and ...
GAIA Response to World Bank Report, “What a ... For Immediate Release              October 2, 2018 Contact: Claire Arkin, Campaign and Communications Associate, GAIA, claire@no-burn.org, 510-88...
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‘Recyclable’ is a word, not a promise — most plast... By Monica Wilson It seems like every week, a corporation maligned for its role in the plastic pollution crisis comes out with some new recycling pled...