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May 24, 2016 05:00 EDT
How can greenhouse gas emissions from waste management be reduced?

You are invited to submit your proposal here for waste management outside of the contest period. Try out new ideas, share your work, connect with other members and recruit collaborators, and invite a global community to review and help develop your proposal. When new rounds of Climate CoLab contests begin, you will be able to move your proposal(s) to the relevant contest. To see previous Climate CoLab contests, see the Climate CoLab contest outline view.

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9 Proposals
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Sep 3, 2019
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Cut the path to recycling by lobbying community grocery stores to provide customers with bins for recycling cleaned food product plastic.
Jul 15, 2019
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We should treat the earth the same way we do our home If we place large air purification systems in large populated areas of may work
Apr 3, 2019
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Stores chill products that don't require it. We can reduce GHG's by lobbying business and policy makers to only chill perishables.
Mar 23, 2019
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fold environmental costs into recycling by regulating that businesses have to offer recycle the products they sell.
Jun 12, 2018
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Older, used (but useful) solar panels are usually thrown away. Instead, we use them to power low-income households, schools, & nonprofits.
Apr 3, 2018
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Blueprints for a social enterprise aimed at slums; which recycles materials to build solar water heaters, mainly for showers.
Jan 11, 2018
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Using food remains of employees as fertilizer for plants around the office, potentially giving working spaces a healthy and positive mood.
Jan 3, 2018
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I recycle (some of) my paper and plastic. But do I know what happens to it. How much is actually converted to a new product?
Dec 22, 2017
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Weed out methane from the atmosphere to keep our earth in the limits of the 2 degree as during the pre - industrial levels.