Posts filed under: Recycling Initiatives

The closing ceremony of the Sustainable Recycling Industries (SRI) project, hosted at the Swiss Embassy in Peru in June 2023, marked an important milestone as it concluded its operations in......
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The Sustainable Recycling Industries (SRI) team was delighted to participate at the launch of Eco Green Waste Management (EGWM), marking a significant milestone as the first formal association of e-waste recyclers in Egypt. EGWM,......
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Lima, Perù – 15 June 2023 (Spanish Version below) Minister of Environment Albina Ruiz highlighted the support of Swiss cooperation through 15 years of continuous collaboration. In order to strengthen......
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What Can We Learn from Other Policy Driven EPR WEEE Management Systems Globally? The last few years in South Africa have been marked by a row of breakthrough legislative changes......
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The Sustainable Recycling Industries (SRI) project, funded by the Swiss State Secretariat of Economic Affairs (SECO) and implemented in Egypt by the Center for Environment and Development for the Arab......
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Accra, 29th April 2022 – The Ghanaian Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of the Ministry for the Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) has launched the newly developed Standard Operating Procedures......
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A new report on Standard Operating Procedures for Environmentally Sound Management of Used Lead-acid Batteries was developed by the SRI Ghana team in collaboration with various partners. The report entails......
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From 15-18 November, the SRI Ghana Team together with Heinz Böni and Andreas Bill from EMPA conducted a successful field audit training with EPA auditors from all over Ghana. The......
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Options for implementation Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) policies are being adopted to create recycling “systems” that are more sustainable. To effectively implement these requirements, there is an urgent need to......
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SRI visit as part of the official state visit to Ghana On the 7th of July, Swiss Councillor Simonetta Sommaruga visited, as part of her official state visit to Ghana,......
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