Research on Barriers to Picking Up Litter

Tiana Preston Melbourne June 18, 2014 02:32 AM
Dear CBSM Community, I am looking for any studies that identify barriers to picking up litter. I have found many that focus on the act of littering itself, but the behaviour c…

Are there any Insurance Companies Leading the Way?

Kathleen Langlois Plover May 02, 2014 07:23 PM
Hello all, An Insurance company is speaking with me about expanding their waste material management and tracking procedures within their organization. Does anyone know of any Ins…

MF Recycling Best Practices (Education)

Kayley Fesko Calgary April 04, 2014 05:23 PM
Hi there, I'm searching for best practices in regards to Multi Family Recycling/Composting education outreach. I'm specifically looking for challenges, success stories, and te…

Office Service Ware Best Practices

Katy Duggan-Haas Model City March 28, 2014 12:06 AM
Hi All! I'm working with a local healthcare system that is moving several offices into one building and taking advantage of this as an opportunity to work toward culture change fo…

"Climate Change" with respect to waste

Lauren Minuk Calgary March 20, 2014 07:16 PM
Hi all, I've been having some discussions with a coworker about whether or not to include "climate change" language as a selling feature or a measurable when it comes to waste …

Barriers to Home Composting ... the dirty kitchen compost pail and leaky pail liners

Michael Calvert Ottawa March 19, 2014 03:40 PM
I am doing some research related to how much the need for regular cleaning of kitchen compost pails and leaking pail liners are a barrier to participation in municipal organic col…

Disposable Feminine Products versus Menstrual Cups

Julian P Toronto March 18, 2014 12:31 AM
I was looking for any information concerning the potentially adverse impact that disposable feminine products (e.g., pads, tampons) have on the environment (waste production speci…

Barriers Associated with Illegal Dumping Behaviour

Billie Gordon Brisbane February 26, 2014 02:10 AM
I'm looking for any research or approaches people may have used to determine why people illegally dump rubbish. We know that often illegal dumping is associated with other illegal…

Providing refillable water bottles at events

Michele Smith Brisbane December 17, 2013 10:56 PM
As part of a campaign to increase people's use of reusable bottles, I'd like to know whether anyone has had experience in using events to change behaviour. Can anyone provide case…

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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