Prevention of Textile Waste in the Nordic Region

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Useful for policymakers and researchers wishing to map flows of new and used textile flows as a first step in developing textile circularity policy. Overview of new and used textiles in three Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland and Sweden) and first proposa...

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EPR systems and new business models for increasing...

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Of interest to brands and start-ups looking to adopt circular business models, and policymakers interested in encouraging circularity. A deep dive analysis of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) systems and green business models that increase product ci...

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Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education

A European Strategy for Plastics in a Circular Economy

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The EU plastic strategy, announced in the Circular Economy Action Plan on 2015, will transform the way products are designed, produced, used, collected and recycled, through cooperation across the value chain: from industry, plastics manufacturers and converte...

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The German Federal Ecodesign Award

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The Federal Ecodesign Award is Germany’s highest state award for ecological design. As sponsors, the Federal Environment Ministry and the Federal Environment Agency represent credibility, quality and informed validation.The German Federal Ecodesign Award is...

SPP & CI-SCP Working Group - Improving Collaboration...

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The objectives of the working group are to improve the implementation of sustainable public procurement (SPP) through ecolabels and standards – by developing tools and sharing good practice – and to improve dialogue between the two fields (SPP and sustaina...

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CIRC-PACK: Towards circular economy in the packaging...

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CIRC-PACK aims to transform plastic packaging waste into a resource by developing a more sustainable bio-based and recyclable plastics for the manufacturing of trays, bottles, coffee capsules, jars, films, pallets, new types of multilayer and multi-material pa...

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My Green Butler

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Our project’s focus is behaviour change of staff and guests in tourism. Crystal Creek Meadows of Kangaroo Valley NSW Australia invited a smart system which encourages behaviour change through technology and training. We have now expanded this initial test to...

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Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism
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Sustainability Map

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Sustainability Map is a platform that allows to review and compare requirements and audit procedures of voluntary sustainability standards (Fairtrade, Organic etc.) as well as for producers to gain visibility and get connected to potential buyers and clients.
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Food for Us: Capacity building through research, and...

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This project involves the development and trial of a mobile phone application to trade surplus food from farms and develop a community of practice around the issue of food waste through transformative learning. Phase 1 of the project (funded by the UN's One Pl...

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Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme