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Accor, Hilton, Hyatt, IHG Hotels & Resorts, and Marriott International collaborate on industry-wide waste measurement methodology

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The FINANCIAL — Waste is a global crisis crippling our systems and contributing to negative environmental outcomes for our planet. While the hotel industry has made great strides to prevent and divert waste, and donate quality items, when possible, industry-wide waste reduction presents challenges without a standard measurement methodology in place. Today, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Greenview, a global sustainability consulting group, unveiled a first-of-its-kind methodology to help hotels solve this problem.…

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Accor, Hilton, Hyatt, IHG Hotels & Resorts, and Marriott International collaborate on industry-wide waste measurement methodology

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The FINANCIAL — Waste is a global crisis crippling our systems and contributing to negative environmental outcomes for our planet. While the hotel industry has made great strides to prevent and divert waste, and donate quality items, when possible, industry-wide waste reduction presents challenges without a standard measurement methodology in place. Today, World Wildlife Fund (WWF)…

The Walt Disney Company Sets 2030 Environmental Goals

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The FINANCIAL-- The Walt Disney Company today announced a new set of environmental goals for 2030 focused on five main areas: Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Water, Waste, Materials and Sustainable Design.…

EBRD and EU support solid waste management in Ukraine

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The FINANCIAL — The EU and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) have announced that they will support the western Ukrainian city of Khmelnytskyi and adjacent villages in modernising their local solid waste management. Around 300,000 residents will benefit from better waste management, cleaner groundwater and improved air quality. On 7 October, a €36.5…

Georgia to produce green hydrogen and manage e-waste

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The FINANCIAL — Extended Producer Responsibility in managing electronic waste was discussed on September 21 at an online conference convened by the UNDP and the Government of Sweden in cooperation with the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia. Representatives discussed the challenges and benefits associated with sustainable waste management, the legal framework needed…