Posts tagged with: Roundtable

Authors International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Year 2017 Abstract IWA 19:2017 provides a global framework for the sustainable management of secondary metals. The framework includes sustainability and traceability requirements for metals recovered. IWA 19:2017 guides economic operators of secondary metals...
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Geneva, 28 April 2017: The new ISO Guidance Principles for the Sustainable Management of Secondary Metals were launched at the Thirteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties of the Basel Convention. The launch at the UN meeting in Geneva was...
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We will launch the ISO International Workshop Agreement on the ‘Guidance Principles for the Sustainable Management of Secondary Metals’ (ISO IWA 19:2017) at the Thirteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention. The new ISO document aims...
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Authors World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), World Resources Forum (WRF), Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA) Year 2016 Abstract As natural resources come under increased stress due to population growth and an expanding middle class,...
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Authors SRI Roundtable Secretariat Year 2016 Abstract The  ISO International Workshop Agreement (IWA) Session #4 on “Guidance Principles for the Sustainable Management of Secondary Metals” was organised by the World Resources Forum (WRF) and the Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV)...
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Authors  Sonia Valdivia, Maria Sureda, Mathias Schluep, Rolf Widmer, Rolf Widmer Year 2016 Abstract Recycling of waste that contains metals is a growing economic opportunity for micro, small and medium enterprises and an important income source for the informal sector in...
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Authors SRI Roundtable Secretariat Year 2016 Abstract This fifteen-page report (without Annexes) includes highlights, main messages, areas of agreements, recommendations and next steps compiled during the ISO International Workshop Agreement (IWA) 19 Session #3 on ‘Guidance Principles for the Sustainable...
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Viña del Mar, Chile, June 2016: About 12 organizations attended the Roundtable discussion on ‘Sustainable Resource Management – Urban Mining’ held on 9 June in Viña del Mar, Chile, in conjunction with 5th Seminar of the Iberoamerican Life Cycle Network. The Ministry of Environment...
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San Jose, Costa Rica, 18 May 2016: During the World Resources Forum Latin America and the Caribbean, SRI, together with the the Network for Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECPNet), organised a workshop on the roadmap for sustainable e-waste management in...
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St. Gallen, 9 May 2016: The Sustainable Recycling Industries (SRI) Roundtable has published today the report of its ISO IWA Session #2 on Guidance Principles for secondary metals. The session was organised by the World Resources Forum (WRF) and the Swiss...
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