Zero Waste for Environmental Justice

December 1, 2022 from 9:45 am to 10:45 am

Speaker: Mike Ewall, Froilan Grate

Environmental Justice brings light to how environmental benefits and burdens fall onto certain communities more than others. This session examines harms to frontline and fenceline communities through false narratives on zero waste, such as “zero waste to landfill,” and “plastic Global South in plastic pollution.”

  • Speaker
    • Mike Ewall, Executive Director, Energy Justice Network;
    • Froilan Grate, Regional Coordinator, GAIA Asia Pacific, Executive Director, GAIA Philippines, President, Mother Earth Foundation