In the Brussels Capital Region, 54% of jobs are administrative. Despite new office technologies, large quantities of paper are still used. 

The dematerialisation project involved

- coaching of a series of organisations during 3 to 6 months focusing on training & awareness raising, new tools, improved document flow…

- region-wide communication campaigns including free information sessions and tools.

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Wednesday, 25 January 2012 17:20

The first Pre-waste good practices released

25.01.2012 - A first batch of detailed waste prevention factsheets was published in the Pre-waste website by Brussels Environment during the European Week for Waste Reduction between 19 and 27 November 2011. In the coming weeks, some 50 Good Practice factsheets in total will be uploaded on the website, on the basis of in-depth research and analysis undertaken by the Pre-waste partners. Each PDF factsheet presents on about 7 pages: the loc...

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The goal of the project is to change the behaviour of pupils and the school as a whole to produce less waste, more specifically: consume less paper and thus reduce paper waste generation.

Teachers/Schools who wish to engage a class or the entire school in actions in favour of environmental protection can obtain assistance from Brussels Environment subcontractors on paper consumption reduction. Other topics covered by other school projects include drinking container waste reduction (for primary schools only), and from now on also food wastage reduction and general waste prevention (f...

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