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The story of Global Recycling Day… so far

18th March 2018 witnessed the first ever Global Recycling Day, starting a movement that asked the world to think ‘resource not waste’ when it comes to recycling. From numerous events taking place across the world, to hundreds of articles supporting the initiative, and millions of people taking part on social media, Global Recycling Day has…

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Waste Masters Africa – an interactive card game to fight waste and promote recycling

Artists, graphical designers, cartoonists and students from African countries are working together on an interactive card game called “Waste Masters Africa”, a project launched by Global Recycling Foundation jointly with Mr. Van Kooten from Dutch Waste Management Association, to raise awareness about the need to stop dumping of waste. The project is supported by the…

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“We are simply paying lip service to recycling”

A statement from Ranjit Baxi, Founding President of the Global Recycling Foundation UK businessman Ranjit S Baxi is the Founding President of the Global Recycling Foundation.  As the Foundation builds to Global Recycling Day (18th March 2019) with its focus on “Recycling into the Future” Mr Baxi comments on why it is crucial we continue…

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Global Recycling Foundation calls on the world to combat climate change by championing recycling

The landmark agreement announced at COP24 in December 2018 has seen governments around the world agree to a robust set of guidelines for implementing the 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreement. This represents a major step forward in the battle to tackle climate change but time is also running out to ensure concrete change. The Global…

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Global Recycling Foundation launches new website and brand identity

The Global Recycling Foundation, launched in London on 6th October 2018 at the Bureau of International Recycling’s (BIR) World Recycling Convention, has reached a new milestone, launching its new logo, website – www.globalrecyclingfoundation.org – and brand identity to reflect the crucial role recycling plays in preserving our planet’s future. The website will serve as a…

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