Latest blog - When considering a by-product, can this material or waste be used in another industry or in another manufacturing process instead of putting it into the environment, moving “from waste to resources” as the OECD says?Read more
Improving resource productivity and ensuring a sustainable resource and materials management building on the principle of the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle) is a central element of green growth policies. To be successful such policies need to be founded on a good understanding. This report contributes to this understanding.Read more
This Forum was held on 17-19 June 2014, in Tokyo, to discuss and compare recent experiences in the design and implementation of Extended Producer Responsibility schemes.Read more
OECD is tackling today’s most challenging waste issues by promoting sustainable use of materials in order to reduce their negative environmental impacts and encourage waste minimisation.
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