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Substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling, and reuse.

Could this be your career mission?

Below are employers you could work for, occupations they employ, and education and training programs to prepare you to achieve this target.
Job Candidate
  1. Zero Waste International Alliance: A global organization working towards promoting the adoption of Zero Waste principles and practices.

  2. Recycle Across America: Standardizes recycling labels to help people recycle right and reduce contamination in recycling streams.

  3. Waste Reduction Partners: Provides waste reduction and resource efficiency services to businesses and industries to help them minimize waste.

  4. Plastic Pollution Coalition: Dedicated to reducing plastic pollution and its toxic impacts by promoting sustainable alternatives and advocating for policy changes.

  5. Keep America Beautiful: Engages communities to act in improving waste management, recycling, and beautification efforts across the United States.

  6. WasteAid: Promotes waste management and recycling solutions to reduce environmental pollution and improve livelihoods in developing countries.

  7. The Story of Stuff Project: Focuses on changing the way society makes, uses, and disposes of stuff to create a more sustainable and just world.

  8. Eco-Cycle: A non-profit that promotes Zero Waste solutions, recycling education, and community engagement.

  9. The Sierra Club Zero Waste Committee: Works on promoting Zero Waste policies and practices at the local, state, and national levels.

  10. Recycling Partnership: Collaborates with various stakeholders to improve recycling programs, increase recycling rates, and reduce contamination in the recycling stream.

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