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In Journal of Cleaner Production

Drawing from papers in this special volume (SV), this introductory paper on absolute reductions argues that the magnitude, scope and urgency of the sustainability challenge require...

Author: 
Raimund Bleischwitz
Arnold Tukker
Heinz Schandl
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016 Topics:

Pro-rural policies and the people’s capacity to aspire: Observations of the use of financial resources in the villages of Thailand

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Conference Paper
English
December 2015

都市化が地域窒素収支に及ぼす影響評価と対策提案

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Conference Proceeding
Japanese
September 2015 Topics:

Measuring security afield: Challenges of monitoring and evaluation of an international cooperation programme

In Journal of Human Security Studies
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Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2014
Non Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2014
GHG calculator for solid waste ver. II-2013

This simulation provides a simple spreadsheet model for calculating greenhouse gas (GHG) emission from all the existing waste management practices (transportation, mix waste...

Data/Tool
English
September 2013 Topics:
In Waste Management & Research

Landfilling is the most common and cost-effective waste disposal method, and it is widely applied throughout the world. In developing countries in Asia there is currently a trend...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2013 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Abstract

Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from conventional solid waste management in developing Asian countries contribute significantly to global climate change. This paper...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2013

Future of Resources in Southeast Asia

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Non Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2013

Public awareness of appropriate solid waste management practices (3Rs; Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) is the starting point for and fundamental ingredient of a sound material-cycle and...

Author: 
Naoya Abe
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
The structure, content and implementation of green procurement

Agenda 21, which was adopted at the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED Earth Summit), placed Green Purchasing as a key tool to both reduce...

Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
Recycling Rate and Target

The Recycling Rate and Target is often presented as a proportional value (%) and reflects the proportion of materials recycled or recovered from waste or the rate of inclusion of...

Author: 
Michikazu Kojima
C. Visvanathan
Issue Brief
English
March 2013
Promoting full-scale use of agriculture biomass residue and livestock waste

The indicator “promoting full-scale use of agricultural biomass residue and livestock waste” aims to maximise use of agricultural biomass residue and livestock waste through reuse...

Issue Brief
English
March 2013
Total MSW generation and MSW generation per capita

MSW (municipal solid waste) generation and MSW generation per capita refer to indicators of environmental pressures humankind exerts on the environment (OECD, 2003), and by...

Author: 
Kousuke Kawai
Tomohiro Tasaki
Issue Brief
English
March 2013
Measuring Waste Reduction, Reuse and Recycling through Industrial Symbiosis

Most industrial operations are linear processes in which raw materials are processed into products, with waste as a by-product. However, waste is also generated at the time of raw...

Author: 
C. Visvanathan
Issue Brief
English
March 2013
Hazardous Waste Management

The basic qualitative indicator Hazardous Waste refers to the existence of regulations controlling hazardous waste. The presence of regulations themselves should also promote...

Author: 
Michikazu Kojima
Agamuthu Pariatamby
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
Standards for Collection, Storage, Transport, Recovery, Treatment and Disposal to Ensure Environmentally Sound Management of E-waste

Global sales of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) have been rising significantly over the last few years. The rapid uptake of information technology around the world,...

Author: 
Sunil Herat
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
Recycling Legislation based on the Concept of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)

The EPR indicator refers to the existence or strengthening of policies on recycling and waste management targeting specific end-of-life products or waste streams, and involves...

Author: 
Tomohiro Tasaki
Michikazu Kojima
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:

平成24年度アジア資源循環研究推進業務報告書

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Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2013

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