World Resources Forum: Sustainable lifestyles - key in...

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The Consumer Information Programme and the Sustainable Lifestyles & Education Programme of the One Planet Network are teaming together to host a session at the World Resources Forum on circular economy. The title of the session is: Sustainable lifestyles - key...

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Impulsando el Consumo Sostenible en América Latina -...

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The project in Latin America with a focus on Colombia, Costa Rica and Mexico promotes sustainable consumption through the implementation of SCP tools of the One Planet network. This includes support of the regional eco-label Sello Ambiental Americas.
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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...

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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...

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EU Consumer Footprint

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The European Commission has been developing an assessment framework to monitor the evolution of environmental impact associated to the European Union (EU) consumption that will support resource efficiency, eco-innovation and circular economy policies. The EU C...

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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...

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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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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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Consumer Wisdom: A Theoretical Framework of Five...

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ABSTRACT: We establish a parsimonious theoretical framework of consumer wisdom based on five mutually reinforcing psychological facets. Our research draws from wisdom literature and a set of 31 phenomenological interviews with informants who were identified t...

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Love Food Hate Waste - consumer food waste prevention

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Wide ranging consumer facing campaign designed to help consumers waste less food. LFHW provides targeted tips, advice and guidance direct to consumers as well as via partners including local government and retailers.
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Seizing the opportunity: using plastic only when it...

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The policy paper looks at existing alternatives to fast-moving and short-lived plastic applications, and calls for the EU to introduce reduction targets for single-use plastics within the EU Strategy on Plastics in the Circular Economy.
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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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Better by Design – replicating promising practices,...

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The project will work with major retailers operating in Nicaragua, Honduras and Peru and their value chain partners to implement tried-and-tested sustainable product design tools into new product development (NPD) processes. A ‘Consumer Information Lab’ wi...

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