European Recovery and Recycling Association (ERRA)

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History

Nov 1989. Statutes most recently modified, 24 May 1994. Formerly referred to in French as Association européenne de la récupération et du recyclage. Registered in accordance with Belgian law. Merged with European Energy-from-Waste Coalition (EEWC) and Organic Reclamation and Composting Association (ORCA) to form Association for the Sustainable Use and Recovery of Resources in Europe (ASSURRE).

Aims

Promote understanding used packaging economy and propose ways to optimum recuperation of energy, recycling of all materials in all forms and related matters in Europe; contribute to the achievement of packaging recovery and recycling goals demanded by governments and communities, by demonstrating and evaluating the technical, financial and environmental feasibility of comprehensive multi-material household waste recovery and recycling as part of an integrated waste management system, working in partnership with governments and authorities to implement regional, national and European schemes; create communications channels between industry, the public, the scientific community and government authorities at national and European Union levels; provide authoritative information and seek to influence European and national authorities, as well as industry and other interested parties, so as to develop a common approach to packaging recovery and recycling.

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Activities

Develops fact-based knowledge on recovery and recycling as an element of solid waste management; positions waste management as a critical factor to sustainable development.

Structure

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Languages

English.

Staff

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Financing

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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 3 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 7 countries
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Subjects *

  • Resources
    • Energy
  • Amenities
    • Households
  • Transportation, Telecommunications
    • Packaging
  • Industry
    • Industry
  • Societal Problems
    • Waste
  • Management
    • Management
  • Economics
    • Economy
    • Resource Utilization
  • Conservation
    • Restoration

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land

UIA Org ID

D2237

Last News Received

8. Aug 2000
* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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