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Have a Circular Festive Season

Posted on Dec 21, 2016 2:58:31 PM

The festive gift-giving season is in many ways the perfect example of the consumer-led linear economic model that has held sway for well over 100 years.

As a linear model the production/use/disposal process that dominates at this time of year is clear to see. After all, the bright packaging and colourful wrapping so often provided with – and expected from – the presents we choose to give are all part of the fun.

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Topics: Circular Festive Season, Re-cycle, Eco-design

Cleaning up the Ship-breaking Business

Posted on Nov 28, 2016 8:57:00 AM

Denmark has announced it is to accede to the Hong Kong Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships seven years after the 2009 agreement was first adopted by the International Maritime Organisation.

Each year approximately 1,000 merchant vessels are broken up for scrap, a process that is hazardous not only for the environment but also the workmen charged with the task.

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Topics: Denmark, Ships, Re-cycle, Asia

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