Waste Management Resources

Issue area related to waste management and reduction, chemicals management and remediation.
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Zero Waste Rating System

Framework / Guidelines | Free | Oct 12, 2017

TRUE (Total Resource Use and Efficiency) Zero Waste certification is used by facilities to define, pursue and achieve their zero waste goals, cutting their carbon footprint... Read More

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The SPC's Centralized Study on Availability of Recycling

Sustainable Packaging Coalition
Book / Report | Free | Jun 19, 2017

The SPC’s Centralized Study on Availability of RecyclingResults from a study of the national availability of recycling programs have been released today, an industry... Read More

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Circular Economy Toolbox - Getting Started in Circularity

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center (CCC) Sustainability Consortium (TSC) Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA)
Other | Free | May 22, 2017

This web-site helps the sustainability professional follow some proposed steps  to brainstorm on how too carry out a  successful circular program.

Waste is a product of inefficiency, and inefficiency is costly. Attention to waste generated across the supply chain is growing. Simply put, waste is a product of... Read More

While food waste is hardly a new phenomenon, the private and public sectors alike have only recently emphasized food waste as a critical material to manage for both waste... Read More

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CEO Guide to the Circular Economy

WBCSD
Book / Report | Free | Jun 05, 2017

The Guide – developed in cooperation with Accenture and signed by 14 CEOs from companies including Unilever, Danone and Tata – aims to give CEOs and business leaders the... Read More

Design Strategies and Case Studies for a Zero-Waste City The Zero Waste Design Guidelines address the crucial role that design plays in achieving NYC’s ambitious goal,... Read More

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Practitioner's Guide to the Circular Economy

WBCSD
Website | Free | Jun 26, 2017

The Practitioner Guide is designed to help you accelerate your transition towards the circular economy. It's a free, living resource that provides over 75 strategies to the... Read More

The goal of this report is to reflect the current landscape of technology providers focused on converting waste plastics into a variety of safe and high-quality materials,... Read More

Overview of the TRUE Zero Waste certification process, including eligibility and fees (PDF). Download and review this free document to determine your project’s eligibility,... Read More

Comparison Sets: Business Case Resources

Find out how your business can cut costs and boost productivity by saving energy and materials, reducing and better managing waste, or improving the energy efficiency of... Read More

This document describes illustrative case studies on how the Circularity Indicators developed in the Circularity Indicators Project can be used. Due to the commercial... Read More

EPA created the Waste Reduction Model (WARM) to help solid waste planners and organizations track and voluntarily report greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions from... Read More

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Solid Waste Emissions Estimation Tool (SWEET)

Calculator / Equations / Formula | Free | Oct 01, 2017

The Solid Waste Emissions Estimation Tool (SWEET) is an Excel-based tool that quantifies emissions of methane, black carbon, and other pollutants from sources in the... Read More

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