Calling Fo Zero Waste Law


As around 125 actions all over Lebanon, individuals, NGOs and others  expressed  their support  for a sustainable waste management law, based on the Zero Waste principle.

Draft Law on "Integrated Solid Waste Management". What Does it Entail?

Prepared by Lebanese Environment Ministry in 2005, a draft law on the Integrated Solid Waste Management was approved by the Cabinet in

Art Waste Contest. That Just Happened.

From doll to skating board, hanger and villa model, visitors seemed to be astonished by the range of design artefacts, exposed at the Art Waste Contest; an event organized by Zero waste act.


Bassil Promotes Waste-to-Energy Production View Edit Track

Amid an era of burgeoning power-producing technologies worldwide, Water and Energy Minister Gebran Bassil suggested on Monday the investment of Municipal financial revenues in the production of bio-energy.

Lebanon Needs to Reduce Household Food Waste

Did you really think, how much food waste are you accumulating in your household?

FAO Provides Wastewater & Water Solutions

The predicted effects of climate change in the Region alongside the increasing demand for domestic, industrial and agricultural water uses,

A dump solution

If the number of illegal dumps in Lebanon is 670, the cost of its rehabilitation or closure, is estimated at almost $51.7 million,

A waste problem

In the absence of a national recycling plan, the waste problem has become increasingly troubling in Lebanon.


Getting rid of waste

If Lebanon’s waste crisis is on the rise, will a zero waste strategy solve the problem?



Migration to cities is increasing so much that, by 2050, the UN predicts that approximately two thirds of the world’s population will be living in cities.


  • A fundraising event, entitled Think Green, will be held by Zero Waste ACT for all its business members on September, 10,2013, at WHITE, Dora.
  • The Green Mind Association invited all Green Mind Award Participants, finalists, runner ups and winners to the GREEN MIND DAY on  Jan-16-2013 in Beirut, to create a platform where interested Venture Capital and Potential Investors met with participants.
  • A green initiative launched by Ashrafieh 2020 project aims to transform Ashrafieh into a tranquil and unpolluted area.Green spaces allow residents to walk and ride bicycles.




  1. Moody’s Investors Service indicated that the high level of Central Bank reserves is...
  2. In 2010, the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 8 percent. The economic forecast...
  3. The General Labor Confederation (GLC) warned that the increase of the value added tax (VAT) rate...
  4. Finally, the electricity bill law is approved by the Lebanese parliament. A draft law allocates $1....
  5. Will the government raise the minimum wage?A scenario, some experts expect will result in layoffs...


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