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Organizations relating to Resource Utilization

International Recycling Federation / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1990
Inter-State Commission for Water Coordination of Central Asia / Tashkent, Uzbekistan / Est. 1992
Groupement Européen de l'Industrie de la Régénération / Brussels, Belgium
European Paper Recycling Council / Brussels, Belgium
AFWC/EFC/NEFC Committee on Mediterranean Forestry Questions - Silva Mediterranea / Rome, Italy / Est. 1948
European Alliance to Save Energy / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2010
European Virtual Institute on Knowledge-Based Multifunctional Materials / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2007
ICCDU International Scientific Committee / University Park PA, USA / Est. 1991
METALS FOR BUILDINGS / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2011
People and Plants International / Bristol VT, USA / Est. 1992
Red Interamericana de Alto Nivel Sobre Descentralización, Gobierno Local y Participación Ciudadana / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2001
Factor 10 Institute / Est. 1994
European Advanced Recycling Network / Goslar, Germany / Est. 2003
Free Software Foundation Europe / Berlin, Germany / Est. 2001
Stichting Gered Gereedschap / Amsterdam, Netherlands / Est. 1982
Remanufacturing Institute / Lewisburg PA, USA / Est. 1997
SEE Change Net Foundation / Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina / Est. 2012
European Recycling Coalition / Est. 2005
Pacific Nuclear Council / La Grange Park IL, USA
Red Latinoamericana de Recicladores
FRIEND / Hindu Kush-Himalayan / Kathmandu, Nepal / Est. 1996
Weeden Foundation / Bedford NY, USA / Est. 1963
Energy Saving Association / St Austell, UK / Est. 2009
International Recycling Congress / Berlin, Germany
Agreement on Collaboration in the Development and Exploitation of the Gas Centrifuge Process for Producing Enriched Uranium / Est. 1970
Agreement on the Exploitation and Conservation of the Maritime Resources of the South Pacific / Est. 1952
Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage Resulting from Exploration for and Exploitation of Seabed Mineral Resources / Est. 1977
Déclaration des Principes Directeurs de L'utilisation de la Radiodiffusion par Satellites pour la Libre Circulation de L'information, L'extension de L'éducation et le Développement des échanges Culturels / Est. 1972
Protocol Concerning Marine Pollution Resulting from Exploration and Exploitation of the Continental Shelf / Safat, Kuwait / Est. 1989
Recommendation Complémentaire à la Convention Concernant la Sécurité dans L'utilisation des Produits Chimiques au Travail / Est. 1990
Protocol for the Protection of the Mediterranean Sea Against Pollution Resulting from Exploration and Exploitation of the Continental Shelf and the Seabed and its Subsoil / Athens, Greece / Est. 1994
Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009 / London, UK / Est. 2009
International Timesharing Foundation / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1982
International Association of Electronics Recyclers / Albany NY, USA
Council on International Cooperation in the Study and Utilization of Outer Space / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1970
International Recycling Group
HEART International / London, UK
Orange-Senqu River Commission / Pretoria, South Africa
Sustainable Electronics Recycling International / Hastings MN, USA
Conference on Process Integration for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction / Est. 2003
International Automobile Recycling Congress / Est. 2001
International Congress for Battery Recycling
Baltic Energy Innovation Centre / Lund, Sweden
Coalition for Energy Savings / Brussels, Belgium
European Coalition for Chemical Recycling / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2019
Bureau of Middle East Recycling / Dubai, United Arab Emirates
3R International Scientific Conference on Material Cycles and Waste Management
BERAS International Foundation / Järna, Sweden / Est. 2015
Styrenics Circular Solutions / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2018
Circular Plastics Alliance / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2018

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World Problems relating to Resource Utilization

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Overexploitation of underground water resources
Inadequate barter system in international trade
Unsustainable development of forest lands
Inadequate health services
Unsustainable exploitation of fish resources
Shortage of waste landfill sites
Health hazards of passive smoking
Environmental hazards of empolderment of wetlands
Unsustainable energy consumption
Underutilized agricultural wastes
Dependence on information technology
Destruction of wilderness
Overuse of industrial subsidies
Insufficient use of natural resources
Unsustainable harvesting rates
Labour hoarding by employers
Abuse of prescription drugs
Underutilization of labour force
Insufficient recycling of materials
Excess production capacity
Non-destructible containers and packaging
Misuse of chemicals
Underutilized animal genetic resources
Excessive commercial exploitation of farm animals by industrial concerns
Environmental poverty

Action Strategies relating to Resource Utilization

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Using fossil fuel more efficiently
Ensuring sustainable development of energy resources
Using hydropower
Providing necessary technological methods for resource utilization
Creating waste recycling structures
Using wind power
Reducing amount of electronic scrap
Promoting utilization of renewable biofuels
Recycling paper
Using renewable energy resources
Recycling plastics
Using wood as fuel
Developing presently unusable farming land
Developing brown field sites
Establishing orderly economic marketing system
Decentralizing decisions to the lowest appropriate level
Strengthening water management structure
Challenging globalization
Encouraging recycling
Integrating indigenous knowledge on natural resources
Developing available community resources
Decentralizing world order
Developing networked documentation services in social sciences
Strengthening safeguards on movement of nuclear-weapons grade materials
Developing creative use of by-products

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