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The Romanian Ministry of Environment's new integrated waste management project does not comply with zero waste
principles, and promote obsolete technologies that are far from circular. Read our open letter.

Available in English


The new study identifies how to best measure waste prevention and what are the most useful policies to minimise waste generation.


Available in English



Environmental NGOs call on the European Parliament to ensure EU funding leapfrogs fossil fuel use to renewable energy and energy savings.

Available in English

Our latest report assesses the residual waste treatment capacity of fourteen countries at risk of missing the 2020 targets for reuse and recycling, and includes recommendations to develop their waste management system in line with a circular economy.

Available in English

Le Maroc fait actuellement face à une crise des décharges liée notamment aux odeurs que celles-ci provoquent. Pour y remédier, le pays se penche vers des projets de construction d'incinérateurs. Zero Waste Europe invite le Maroc à s’inspirer des systèmes et technologies qui fonctionnent dans le cadre d'une économie circulaire. Available in French.


We want our products to be long-lasting, repairable, recyclable and toxic-free. Here are our recommendations to rethink EU product policy and improve product design with circularity in mind.

Available in English


Food Waste is an economic, environmental, social and ethical issue.
The strategy to tackle it has to cover the whole food system from crop to compost.
Read the Zero Waste Europe Policy Briefing on Food Systems.

Available in English and in Hungarian



Nothing prevents islands from achieving ambitious waste reduction and recycling targets – but waste incineration can slow them down.

Available in English, French and Spanish


Imagine expanding the life of electronic devices while incorporating blockchain traceability technology capable of creating 1 job for every 300 items reused. Now imagine ensuring a 95% recycling rate and transforming a cost for municipalities into revenue that stays in the community. This is not imagination, this is eReuse: a perfect example of how symbiosis between the digital agenda and waste management can create value, sustainability and jobs.


Available in: English. Other languages coming soon!


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