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EcoWASTE: The leading event for sustainable waste management and recycling solutions

EcoWASTE is the leading exhibition in the MENA region dedicated to advancing sustainable waste management and recycling. The event is hosted by Masdar, as part of the annual Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, and in strategic partnership with Tadweer, The Centre of Waste Management – Abu Dhabi. The annual exhibition is a leading international platform for advancing sustainable waste management and ...

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Masdar

Masdar is a regional leader and an important International player in renewable energy and sustainable urban development .With its headquarters in the UAE , Masdar has been advancing the development , commercialization and deployment of cutting edge solutions in the industry for more than a decade now. Masdar is into clean energy , consultancy services , sustainable real estate, sustainable ...

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The Emirates Environmental Group (EEG)

Emirates Environment Group (EEG) is the brainchild of Ms. Habiba Al Marashi, the Chairperson of EEG, who started the group in 1991 in an informal way. Today it works in a highly professional way with a systemized events calendar and set objectives for each year.  Membership of EEG is composed of corporate firms, federal and local government agencies, reputed regional and ...

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Bee’ah

Bee’ah, the Middle East’s fastest growing environmental management company, was founded in 2007, with the objective of creating a sustainable future, through creative and resourceful solutions. Bee’ah’s success lies in its workforce, consisting of more than 6000 employees, working tirelessly in the pursuit of an environmentally viable future. Through revolutionary environmental management practices, systematic waste management, sustainability strategies for key ...

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The Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group

The Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group’s mission is to promote sustainability management in Abu Dhabi by providing knowledge sharing and learning opportunities for government, private companies and not-for-profit organisations. The ADSG was set up by the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD in 2008, with the support of the Executive with merely 15 founding members and now have a unique network ...

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Dnata : Committed to CSR and Recycling

Dnata has reconfirmed its commitment to a greener future with its new recycling programme, this year. The projection for 2017 is an estimated 140 pieces of ground services equipment (GSE) being recycled, leading to savings of approximately over AED 13 million, and reducing waste by 250 tonnes. As GSEs reach the end of their life cycle, they were previously replaced with ...

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Dubai Green Mobility Initiative

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council, launched the Dubai Green Mobility Initiative as part of the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050, which aims to transform Dubai into a sustainable and clean city by 2025 by implementing standards, guidelines, facilities and incentives. The Ministry of Energy and key transportation ...

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Green Concrete for a Greener Dubai

Concrete is the most widely used synthetic material in the world but also one of the most environmentally unfriendly. Its manufacture alone is responsible for about 5% of global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. nearly every aspect of its production – from mining and transporting the raw materials, to heating them to over 1,400°C (often using fossil-fuel-based energy) in a kiln, ...

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Boomerang Bags : A community based effort to combat plastic pollution in Dubai

Boomerang Bags is not just about bags, it is a movement that kicked off in 2013 , when Co-founders Tania Potts and Jordyn de Boer met up with the dream of reducing plastic bags within their community of Burleigh Heads. The small effort to make bags to combat the plastic mania and encourage communities to adopt a sustainable life, is ...

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Emirates Appreciation Award for the Environment

In light of the UAE VISION 2021 launched by H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, the Emirates Appreciation Award for the Environment (EAAE) was founded by H.H. Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai – Patron of the Zayed International ...

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