Strengthening Chemical in Product campaign towards...

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The EcoWaste Coalition, with support from IPEN’s Chemicals in Products Program, conducted an investigation on the availability of toys containing hazardous chemicals that are sold in the Philippines. The study was prompted by the group’s continuing concer...

EcWaste Coallition
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Advance Sustainable Consumption and Production in Peru...

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The Advance SCP project promotes sustainable consumption and production (SCP) patterns in eight emerging economies spread across SouthEast Asia, Africa and Latin America. The project takes the countries’ needs and preferences into consideration. UN Environme...

UN Environment
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Advance SCP in Peru Results - Landfills

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This material presents the results of the Advance SCP project in Peru related to one of the prioritised sectors: landfills. The Advance SCP project promotes sustainable consumption and production (SCP) patterns in eight emerging economies spread across Sou...

UN Environment, Ministerio del Ambiente Perú , PUC Perú
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Collaboration: The Key to a Sustainable Future. Live...

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Watch a telecast based on CRB's 5th Annual Sustainability Conference, 'India & Sustainability Standards 2019' - entitled, "Collaboration: The Key to a Sustainable Future" The programme will examine: How Good India is doing on Sustainability & SDGs Wh...

Centre for Responsible Business (CRB)
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OUR WASTE, OUR RESOURCES: A STRATEGY FOR ENGLAND

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This is England's resource and waste strategy which is in alignment with the 25 Year Environment Plan, the aim of which is to leave the environment in a better position for future generations. Sustainable Consumption and Production is at the heart of this stra...

DEFRA
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Nordic Inputs to EU Policy on Harmful Chemicals in...

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Of interest to all policy makers and industry organisations faced with the challenge of reducing hazardous chemicals in consumer products (with focus on textiles) and their production cycles. A thorough examination of the potential of mandatory declarations...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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Strengthening Chemical in Product campaign towards...

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In order to strengthen the chemicals in products campaign in Nepal towards effective SAICM implementation in the country using chemical in toys as an example, a comprehensive study of chemicals in products (toys) was carried out by CEPHED and IPEN in January...

Center for Public Health and Environmental Development (CEPHED), The International Persistent Organic Pollutants Elimination Network (IPEN)
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Switched on to Value: Powering Business Change - Report...

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This report demonstrates WRAP's latest research on the opportunities for businesses in the Electrical and Electronic Equipment sector in using resources more sustainably.
Mark Barthel
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The Nordic textile reuse and recycling commitment

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Of key interest to collectors of used textiles and policymakers looking for codes of conduct that ensure transparent and responsible textile collection and handling. A comprehensive 3rd party certification system for collectors of used textiles was develop...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education

Centre for Responsible Business (CRB) - 5th Annual...

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As an organisation working on sustainability/sustainable development, the Centre for Responsible Business (CRB) believes collaboration is fundamental to achieve the ambitious Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – and its necessary to assess various approach...

Centre for Responsible Business
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Potential Ecodesign Requirements for Textiles and...

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Of interest to policy makers and industry associations tasked with setting mandatory or voluntary ecodesign standards for textiles and furniture. Also of high utility for designers and brands looking for inspiration in how to design textiles and furniture for...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education

Ecolabels role in sustainable textile production –...

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Of interest to textile producers wanting assistance in greening their production facilities and saving money and policymakers wishing to create support frameworks for green production. Piloting of Ecolabels and Environmental Management in the textile produc...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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Event - Launch - TCO Certified, generation 8. December...

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Join us in Brussels on December 4th 2018, for the launch of TCO Certified, generation 8. In this latest generation of sustainability criteria for IT products, TCO Certified will help purchasers and industry take a more circular approach in progressing tow...

TCO Development
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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...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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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...

European Commission
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