My foray into waste began in 1998 as a classroom exercise for my students where we were looking at types of problems and ways to approach them . The first exercise to design a better garbage bin became an exercise to portray the whole system. Two months later I agreed to do a pilot project,…… Continue reading Waste


An architecture magazine – interesting articles on waste here.


I got this today from Ashish Jain. This is an agency that came out of the IIT Delhi Campus Recycling Project. And is doing really well.Indian Pollution Control Association (IPCA), Pollution Controller , Environmental Educator in India,The Indian Pollution Control Association (IPCA) is a not-for-profit, non-government organization (NGO) registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860,…… Continue reading IPCA

Towards Zero Waste Strategy

Metropolitan Waste and Resource Recovery Strategic Plan – Sustainability VictoriaMelbourne’s population is growing and so is its waste – over 10 million tonnes was thrown out by Victorians in 2006-07. The Victorian Government’s approach to waste management is addressed in the Towards Zero Waste Strategy which is a call to action for all Victorians to…… Continue reading Towards Zero Waste Strategy