• Closing the loop : Pune, India case study 

      UN.ESCAP (United Nations, 2019)
      Management of recyclable waste in Pune, India follows a hybrid model involving informal workers and is widely considered a success story in this sector. One important factor in understanding this achievement is the city's ...
    • Closing the loop : Sai Mai district, Bangkok case study 

      UN.ESCAP (United Nations, 2019)

      Thailand is one of the five countries globally contributing the most plastic waste pollution into the oceans. Thailand has critical problems with improper waste management infrastructure, poor waste management ...
    • Closing the loop on plastic waste in Southeast Asia : urban case studies 

      UN.ESCAP; Government of Japan (United Nations, 2020)
      Unmanaged plastic waste poses a major socio-economic, environmental and health risk to urban and marine environments in the Asia Pacific. Each year South-east Asian countries produce 11.7 million metric tonnes of plastic ...