Blog posts

Keep up with the latest zero waste developments, ZWE members’ insights, key project updates, and much more with our blog posts.

Published

20 Sep 2021

Written by

Therese Bonnici

Consumption & Production

Harmful chemicals in food packaging hamper the circular economy

Published

05 Aug 2021

Written by

Shlomo Dowen

Climate, Energy & Air Pollution

Guide warns incinerator GHG emissions often worse than predicted

Published

20 Jul 2021

Written by

Pauline Talbot

Consumption & Production

Zero Waste Camps in Belgium: How to support and train youth movements to go zero waste

Published

14 Jul 2021

Written by

Janek Vähk

Climate, Energy & Air Pollution

Sorting residual waste is necessary to mitigate climate change

Published

10 Jul 2021

Written by

Therese Bonnici

Consumption & Production

Reuse Report: reusable packaging target of 50% by 2030 in key sectors could reduce 3.7 million tonnes of CO2 and other significant amounts of water, energy and resources

Published

01 Jul 2021

Written by

Joan Marc Simon

Break Free From Plastic

Single-use plastic bags: a sad story with a happy ending?

Published

30 Jun 2021

Written by

Kassandra Makavou

Consumption & Production

Zero Waste Businesses in the Global South: a thriving trend

Published

29 Jun 2021

Written by

Ana Oliveira

Consumption & Production

Harmful chemicals in food packaging are putting our health at risk

Published

28 Jun 2021

Written by

Larissa Copello

Consumption & Production

The European Parliament calls on health, social and environmental justice for menstruators by supporting safe, fair, and sustainable menstrual products for all

Published

15 Jun 2021

Written by

Ana Oliveira

Uncategorized

Meet our members – Special Edition – Meet our Membership Coordination Officer: Iveta Cadrova!

Published

26 May 2021

Written by

Kassandra Makavou

Climate, Energy & Air Pollution

The EU is clear: Waste-To-Energy incineration has no place in the sustainability agenda

Published

20 May 2021

Written by

Luca Polizzi

Climate, Energy & Air Pollution

The Zero Pollution Action Plan – one step closer to a zero waste, toxic-free circular economy

Published

11 May 2021

Written by

Janek Vähk

Climate, Energy & Air Pollution

#ZWEdebunks: Extending the EU Emissions Trading System to municipal solid waste incineration

Published

06 May 2021

Written by

Rossella Recupero

Friends of the Earth Croatia

May for Members

Published

05 May 2021

Written by

Janek Vähk

Climate, Energy & Air Pollution

The ‘Biomonitoring of Incineration Emissions’ campaign

Published

26 Apr 2021

Written by

Diana Popfalushi, Zero Waste Lviv

Waste Policy

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the waste management system in Ukraine and what problems in this area have been identified

Published

31 Mar 2021

Written by

Rossella Recupero

Cities & Communities

Meet our members – Special Edition – Meet our Scientific Coordinator: Enzo Favoino!

Published

23 Mar 2021

Written by

Shanar Tabrizi

Chemical recycling

Recycled plastics balancing on a thin line with the ‘mass balance approach’