The European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) encourages all Europeans and not only to carry out awareness-raising actions about sustainable resource and waste management during a single week in November.

Browse our actions database and discover all the actions of the lastest EWWR edition!

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actions in 2020
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Our message

The European Week for Waste Reduction works with the waste hierarchy. We promote REDUCING consumption, REUSING products and materials, and RECYCLING waste. We also feature clean-ups.

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A lot of memories in more than 10 years of history

Browse our photos and videos to get a taste of the best EWWR moments and promotional material.

Best practice of the month

The best practice of the month is the action “From scrap to shoes”
upcycling workshop, finalist in the Citizen(s) category of EWWR 2019.

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