Monthly Global Calls

ZWIA President Rick Anthony leads monthly calls on the third Friday of the month. The English language call is at 11am Pacific Standard Time followed by a Spanish call at 12pm PST. For call-in details, join our Announcements List.

Zero Waste Recognition for Country Day School Costa Rica

Country Day School Costa Rica Recognized for Zero Waste Measures

After two years of implementing a number of zero-waste initiatives at school,  Country Day School received the Alianza Zero Waste Costa Rica recognition of being “On the Road to Zero Waste”! CDS will be the first school in Costa Rica and the first Nord Anglia Education School to receive this esteemed recognition. The recognition was …

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Declaration of Zero Waste

Sign the Zero Waste Declaration

ZERO WASTE DECLARATION, Adopted by ZWIA in 10/26/20 We would like to persuade Organizations and individuals to sign on to the Declaration of Zero Waste. There are two buttons above that lead to the Zero Waste Declaration in both English and Spanish. Once you’ve read it, please feel free to sign the declaration!

Case Study: Sierra Nevada

U.S. ZERO WASTE BUSINESS COUNCIL PRESENTSSIERRA NEVADA BREWING CO. WITH FIRST ZERO WASTE PLATINUM CERTIFICATION Audit Finds Sierra Nevada Successfully Diverts 99.8 Percent of Its Waste

Davos

Davos for me was always skate and ski record, Thomas Mann’s Magic Mountain, a community devoted exclusively to sickness but also a book that pulses with life in the midst of death. It took place in a sanatorium in the late 1800s when tuberculosis was at its worst.

Zero Waste Hierarchy - old version 2013

Zero Waste International Alliance adopts Zero Waste Hierarchy

The Zero Waste International Alliance (ZWIA) adopted the first ever Zero Waste Hierarchy of Highest and Best Uses at its Board of Directors meeting on March 20, 2013 as part of Zero Waste Week in Berkeley, CA.  Richard Anthony, President of ZWIA said, “The Zero Waste Hierarchy is a higher standard than the Pollution Prevention Hierarchy because …

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