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#ECOSQUADGOALS: A Digital Citizen Science Approach to Understanding Solid-Waste Management

To commemorate World Science Day 2020 and as response to the pandemic UNESCO supported the #EcoSquadGoals launched on 11 December 2020 and organized by De…

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China ends all waste imports

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Power from waste is transformed to hydrogen for clean mobility

120 years after the Wuppertal’s Schwebebahn opened, the city is putting itself on the map again for its innovative approach on this occasion combining waste…

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EPA releases guide for improving solid waste management in developing countries

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a guide Oct. 22 to help those in developing nations better run their solid waste management infrastructure. The…

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China ‘Solid Waste Law’ changes from September

Today (7 July) the Brussels-based Bureau of International Recycling commented that via its contacts in China, the country’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment has confirmed…

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Joined Up Thinking – Waste to Energy in Singapore

Between 1970 and 2016, Singapore’s growing population and booming economy caused a seven-fold increase in waste generation. But the city nation, renowned for its cleanliness,…

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China to stop imports of solid waste by end of this year

China is now moving closer and vows to achieve its goal of halting all imports of solid waste by the end of 2020, part of…

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