Launch Webinars of Peruvian LCA

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We are pleased to announce that two webinars will be organised to discuss how to use life cycle analysis tools to improve resource efficiency and sustainable consumption and production patterns through the case of Peru. Life cycle analysis is a powerful method...

UN Environment , Ministério del Medio Ambiente Peru, PUC Peru
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Workshop at ISO TC 207 Event, Berlin 2019, Guidelines...

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We are pleased to announce that a side event on the 'Guidelines for Providing Product Sustainability Information' will be organised during the next ISO TC 207 meeting - Environmental Management. The side event will be held in Berlin on 3 June after the regular...

Consumer Information Programme, BMU, UN Environment
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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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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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Action plan on financing sustainable growth

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The action plan adopted in March 2018 has 3 main objectives: (1) reorient capital flows towards sustainable investment, for sustainable and inclusive growth; (2) manage financial risks stemming from climate change, environmental and social issues; and (3) fost...

European Commission
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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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Common Nordic Guideline on Supply Chain Management of...

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Of interest to textile and clothing brands (especially SMEs) wishing to have better control over chemical use in their supply chains. Also useful for policymakers and branch organisaiotns wishing to develop tools for assisting these companies. An online pl...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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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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14th Asia Pacific Roundtable for Sustainable...

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The 14th Asia Pacific Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production (14th APRSCP): “Investing in Innovation for SCP Implementation in Asia Pacific (towards enabling change for SDGs)” will be held on 12 – 14 November 2018 at Balai Kartini, Jakarta...

Indonesian Government led by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry Indonesia
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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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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...

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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Switch Asia Indonesia Programme - Moving towards...

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In order to further strengthen Indonesia's regional leadership in consumer information and accelerate the shift towards Sustainable Consumption and Production, the EU SWITCH-Asia Programme partnered with the 10YFP CI-SCP to scale up national and global activit...

Yayasan Pembangunan Berkelanjutan, Ministry of Environment and Forestry of Indonesia, UN Environment
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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...

European Commission, Directorate General for Environment
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Sustainable Consumption Platform: Mi Código Verde

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Mi Código Verde is a platform that generates and provides information on the environmental and social attributes of consumer goods in order to empower and enable them to make sustainable decisions. Additionally, by mobilizing more informed and educated consum...

Fundación Chile, Servicio Nacional del Consumidor, SERNAC, Ministerio del Medio Ambiente
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