This presentation introduces IGES project on MRV of organic waste separation at source project in Phitsanulok Municipality in 2013.
Trends in Resource Use and the Decoupling Challenge: Regional Overview
Stakeholder involvement for radioactive decontamination in Fukushima
Home Appliances Recycling Act Under the EPR Concept in Japan: A case study of EPR Application in Japan
Presented a case study of EPR application in Japan for the Working Party on Resource Productivity and Waste under Environment Policy Committee of OECD.
The key challenges in waste management facing rapidly developing economies are the consideration of increasing resource consumption and waste generation, as well as the establishment of a ‘‘sound material cycle society’’. The latter refers to the concept of promoting a social change in which the consumption of natural resources is minimised and the...
Background presentation on REDUCTIONS: "Reducing Environmental Degradation & Unsustainable Consumption Trends & Impacts On Nature & Society: Research, Policy and Practice"
Waste management is a critical issue in urban areas due to increases in its daily generation and the shortage of natural resources. The conventional approach of ‘collection and disposal’ is no longer acceptable in terms of sustainable socio-economic development and environmental conservation. Under these high pressures, an integrated approach that...