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Alliance to end plastic waste - Vortrag Fachpressetag PlasticsEurope Deutschland 04-2019

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A new CEO-led, cross-sector, not-for-profit organization with a clear mission to develop, accelerate & deploy solutions, catalyze public & private investment & engage communities to help end plastic waste in the environment.

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Alliance to end plastic waste - Vortrag Fachpressetag PlasticsEurope Deutschland 04-2019

  1. 1. endplasticwaste.org
  2. 2. 2 A new CEO-led, cross-sector, not-for-profit organization with a clear mission to develop, accelerate & deploy solutions, catalyze public & private investment & engage communities to help end plastic waste in the environment
  3. 3.  Independent, stand alone organization with own staff, executive committee & Board of Directors  Not for Profit 501(c)(3) status supports global operations, eligible for foundation grants  The Alliance was founded by companies that make, use, sell, process, collect, & recycle plastics.  The World Business Council for Sustainable Development is our founding strategic partner.
  4. 4. Managing plastic waste is an unmet need About 200 MMT of plastic landfilled or ending up as litter Improper waste management leads to significant leakage into oceans & seas (~8 MMT per year) By 2025, the ocean could contain 1 ton of plastic for every 3 tons of fish There is untapped value in post-use plastic that can be used to incentivize collection & reprocessing Plastic waste production is expected to double in the next 15 years
  5. 5. Combining the expertise of the whole value chain from raw material to manufacturing, to brand/retail, & to waste management Action-oriented to achieve tangible results through on-the-ground projects & investment in infrastructure Market-oriented by deploying strategies to increase the value of plastic waste streams to support investment Collaborative by bringing together industry, government, communities & civil society The solution – a complementary approach
  6. 6. Alliance to End Plastic Waste F O U R PA R T S T R AT E G Y I N N O V A T I O N C L E A N U PE D U C A T I O NI N F R A S T R U C T U R E Infrastructure development to collect & manage plastic waste, & increase recycling in areas of greatest need Innovation to advance & bring to scale new technologies that make recycling & recovering plastics easier & create value from all post-use plastics Education & engagement of governments, businesses, & communities to mobilize action. Clean-up to help stop plastic waste at its source, focusing on cities & major rivers that carry significant amounts of plastic waste to the ocean
  7. 7. Initial projects Developing an open source, science-based global information project to support waste management efforts with reliable data collection, metrics & standards to help accelerate the prevention of plastic waste entering the environment Partnering with cities to design integrated waste management systems where infrastructure is lacking, especially along rivers which transport vast amounts of plastic waste to the ocean Funding to support The Incubator Network by Circulate Capital & SecondMuse to develop & promote technologies & business models that prevent ocean plastic waste & improve waste management & recycling Supporting Renew Oceans Renew Ganga project to aid localized investment & engagement, that is designed to capture plastic waste before it reaches the ocean Collaborating with intergovernmental organizations such as the United Nations to conduct joint workshops & trainings to help them identify & pursue effective & locally-relevant solutions in the high-priority areas
  8. 8. Alliance members around the world

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