Waste

GRID-Arendal to produce Vital Graphics on marine litter
These days, GRID-Arendal has started working on a publication on marine litter. The aim isto increase awareness on the topic of marine litter and improve the understanding of its causes, sources ...
Published to 'News archive' 30 Jun 2015
GRID-Arendal on the move: National Waste Management Conference in Norway
Ieva Rucevska participated at the national waste management conference in Norway (Avfallskonferansen 2015) and presented GRID-Arendal's recent publicationWaste Crimes, Waste Risks: Gaps and Chal ...
Published to 'News archive' 18 Jun 2015
Coastal Cleanup Day in Arendal
More than 50 volunteers scoured the beaches at Hove on Saturday, 9 May, picking up marine debris. The event was part of Strandryddedagen, the annual, nationwide volunteer effort to clean the bea ...
Published to 'News archive' 06 Jun 2015
Marine Newsletter #6 2014 – June
Highlights from the Marine Division at GRID-Arendal for June 2014
Published to 'News' 01 Jul 2014
Marine Newsletter #6 2013 – June
Highlights from the Marine Division at GRID-Arendal for June 2013
Published to 'News' 02 Jul 2013
Vital Waste Graphics 3
The world population is steadily increasing, consumption levels are growing, and as a result the global waste heap is getting bigger and bigger. Despite the economic difficulties faced by severa ...
Published to 'Vital Waste Graphics 3' 18 Jun 2012
Vital Waste Graphics 2
The second edition of Vital Waste Graphics looks at the lifecycle of products and provides a wealth of data, text and graphics that shed a light on types of waste that are usually hidden to the ...
Published to 'Vital Waste Graphics 2' 23 Apr 2006
Planet in Peril: An Atlas of Current Threats to People and the Environment
This Atlas illustrates through texts and beautifully rendered maps, graphics and diagramsa holistic and well-researched analysis of today’s global issues and their impact on human population and ...
Published to 'Planet in Peril' 11 Mar 2006
Vital Waste Graphics
The publication "Vital Waste Graphics" was initiated by the Basel Convention Secretariat and produced in partnership with the Division of Environmental Conventions (DEC) of UNEP, Grid-Arendal an ...
Published to 'Vital Waste Graphics' 10 Jun 2004