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Chemicals/Waste – How composting can reduce our impact on the planet (UNEP)

UNEP writes: Every year, across the world, 1.3 billion tonnes of food is either lost or wasted, says the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) Food Waste Index.

go to UNEP: How composting can reduce our impact on the planet (unep.org)

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COVID19/GLOBAL TRADE/CHEMICALS – Why the global trade of chemicals is key to COVID-19 recovery (Fernando J. Gómez, Tobias Radel, WEF)

  • Chemical and materials are at the heart of responses to global shocks like the current pandemic.
  • Their global availability must be secured for effective response, fast recovery and lasting resilience building.
  • A functional trade system, increased cooperation across sectors, and greater business flexibility are essential to resilience.

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/12/global-chemicals-trade-value-chains-covid19/