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Break Free from Single Use Plastic

Zero Waste events - One of the best ways to beat plastic pollution at an organizational and community level Contributed by Abishek Pradhan (Zero Waste Himalaya) A report by the United Nations Environment Program says, 'Around the world, one million plastic...

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ADB draft energy policy

The ADB plays a critical role in this historic period of greater need for development finance in the transition to a green, just and resilient future for the region. As ADB and governments are pursuing COVID-19-related stimulus and recovery initiatives, it...

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Latest Reports 

In five major U.S. cities, 64% of plastic collected is NOT recyclable.   For decades, U.S. cities have collected mixed plastic in recycling programs in an unsuccessful attempt to solve the plastic waste crisis. Analyzing the municipal solid waste (MSW) streams of five...

ADB draft energy policy

The ADB plays a critical role in this historic period of greater need for development finance in the transition to a green, just and resilient future for the region. As ADB and governments are pursuing COVID-19-related stimulus and recovery initiatives, it...

Seven Key Solutions to Landfill Methane

A new United Nations report shows that we must tackle methane emissions to keep planetary warming under control. Methane is a more potent greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide, and much of it comes from organic waste in landfills. The good news is that we can...

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