Waste Reduction Attitudes & Behaviors

Katy Bryce Bend November 23, 2010 06:13 PM
I'm trying to find some solid research from the last 10 years (preferably 5 years) on the west coast of the U.S. regarding waste reduction attitudes and behaviors. I'm looking fo…

'Eco-Valet' Services

Helen Whitkin Perth November 24, 2010 11:42 PM
Does anyone know of any group or organisation that provides hands-on services to help time-poor but motivated households to implement sustainable behaviours? Like having a cleaner…

Paper Mache instead of Styrene

Russell Anderson Frankston December 26, 2010 05:32 PM
Well Christmas has been and we are once again left with bins of bulky foam packaging that generally goes into landfill. I am sick of filling bins with this styro foam. But …

Single Stream Signage for Receptacles

Megan Ramey Boston June 14, 2011 11:19 AM
I have been able to locate a great single stream topper made by Rubbermaid, but I have been unable to source durable single stream signage? Megan Ramey Sustainability Coordin…

Social Marketing for Waste Separation in Suriname

Maureen Silos July 27, 2012 07:21 PM
Does anyone have information on successful social marketing campaigns for waste separation? Here in Suriname I am involved in a Public Private Partnership between private secto…

Creative Promotional Material

Liz Enriquez Hamilton December 21, 2012 02:22 PM
I've just thought with the coming New Year, printing recycling and composting material and information on a calendar may be a cool idea. There could be a theme for each month rega…

Case-study: Recycling Ambassadors (volunteer tenants in apartments)

Liz Enriquez Hamilton January 17, 2013 01:27 PM
Aside from Langley, Seattle, NYC, and Toronto, has any other municipality experimented with Recycling Ambassadors? (Recycling Ambassadors are volunteer tenants in apartment buildi…

Best Practices in Park Recycling & Waste Minimization

Susan Young Lake Elmo January 22, 2013 06:03 PM
Parks serve a variety of populations and uses. I am seeking Best Practices for minimizing waste and increasing recycling in the various park catagories..shelters, trails, dog par…

Influencing Residential Waste Reduction among Large Volume Producers

Laura Henderson Edmonton September 13, 2013 02:20 PM
We're in the process of developing a strategy to reduce residential waste in Edmonton. We would like to target single family homes that make an excessive amount of garbage. Th…

UBC Literature Review Now Available for Targeted Waste Reduction Behaviors

Jay Kassirer Ottawa December 02, 2013 02:53 PM
Thanks to those of you on this listserv who suggested waste-related programs for the review of behavior change programs that we conducted for the LURA Group and the University of …

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