Tools for Zero Waste Cities
The Zero Waste Tools provide you with opportunities to gain direct experience and knowledge, in order to assist the implementation of zero waste plans and policies within your city.
In this section you will find plenty of tools and resources to help guide you towards future successful implementation of zero waste strategies, created and led by the experts who have been behind Europe’s transition towards zero waste so far.
Using the experiences and insights we have gained from being at the forefront of the zero waste movement in Europe for the past decade, the zero waste tools has been designed to support the work of anyone who is serious about reducing and preventing waste in their local community.
How to collect, sort, and reuse textile waste locally?
Overview and recommendations for municipalities
Understanding the costs: A brief overview of the economic costs related to waste infrastructure across Europe
Costs of waste management for municipalities
How to best collect bio-waste
Guidance for municipalities on the best-performing methods to separately collect bio-waste
Reducing food waste at the local level
Guidance for municipalities to reduce food waste through the local supply chain
Putting second-hand first to create local jobs
Guidance for municipalities to develop local re-use strategies
Creating a methodology for zero waste municipalities
A guide to help inspire and support communities to begin their journey towards zero waste
Zero Waste Cities savings calculator
This tool has been designed to help you visualise and understand the benefits that adopting zero waste policies can bring to your local area.
ToolEnsuring the non-toxicity of products and packaging
The presence of harmful chemicals in products is impacting both our health and our environment. Consumers are exposed to many […]
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