Regional Innovation for a Circular Economy (RICE) invite you to take part in a conference to raise awareness about the key principles for a circular economy, state and national perspectives, regional case studies of the circular economy in practice and a masterclass in circular economy.
Singapore is progressing towards a Zero Waste Nation. Singapore is emulating best practices of circular economy, CE to realize this ambition. Policies such as carbon tax and extended producer responsibility are aimed at reducing carbon emissions, resources consumption and waste generation while increasing the recycling rates and regeneration of resources from the waste. Recently Singapore became a participating member of International Organization for Standardization Technical Committee ISO/TC323 on CE.
Climate change is now affecting every country on every continent. It is disrupting national economies and affecting lives, costing people, communities and countries dearly today and even more tomorrow. Climate change and sustainability and its environmental, social and economic impact continue to rise up the agendas of governments and organizations around the world.
The Zero Waste Design Strategies project will engage Singaporean architectural, property development and waste management communities through a panel discussion and expert think tank, to discover how building design strategies can be best applied to reduce waste in our city.
A circular economy is based on the principles of designing out waste and pollution, keeping products and materials in use, and regenerating natural systems. Can the data center industry embody such a system? What are the challenges? In this discussion Google, UNEP and NUS talks us through their different approaches to circular thinking and how these can potentially be transferred into the wider market. How can these models from across the globe be successfully expanded across the industry and what will this mean to the future of the data center and ICT sector?
TRIA is a sustainable and innovative food packaging company based in Singapore. We are moving towards zero waste through innovation and design.