Visualising Rivers of Plastic

Visualising Rivers of Plastic

Most of the plastic in the oceans comes from land-based sources in parts of the world without decent waste management.John Nelson of ESRI has produced a unique, vintage-themed map that visualises the amount of plastic polluting major rivers around the world. Plastic...
Mapping the future of waste management in Uganda

Mapping the future of waste management in Uganda

How do you go about mapping the waste of an entire country, where formal waste management only exists on a small scale? WasteAid spoke with Taremwa Sam, who is leading the programme to map Uganda’s waste management service delivery. After completing his degree in...
BBC: Drowning in plastic

BBC: Drowning in plastic

BBC One has broadcast its feature-length documentary Drowning in Plastic. Liz Bonnin reveals the full scale of the world’s plastic problem and its impact on wildlife, exploring ways in which science can offer a solution. Our blue planet is facing one its biggest...
WasteAid 2019 Calendars – on sale now!

WasteAid 2019 Calendars – on sale now!

Limited Edition Order your 2019 WasteAid calendar today   Perfect for home or the workplace, our A3 WasteAid wall calendars are printed in full colour on high quality 100% post-consumer recycled paper. Each calendar is wire bound at the head and includes thumb...
WasteAid’s programme for RWM

WasteAid’s programme for RWM

RWM, the UK’s largest recycling and waste management event takes place at Birmingham’s NEC, 12-13 September.   Waste Matters Theatre Alongside our generous sponsors Dsposal, WasteAid will be co-hosting the Waste Matters Theatre and digging deep into where...

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