Downcycle, Upcycle, Precycle &Recycle:Waste Prevention &Reuse Webcast(RV10355AW)
This interactive webcast explores the concepts of downcycling, upcycling, precycling, and recycling. In an era of resource conservation, the idea of reuse is paramount to meeting sustainability goals. We will introduce green-minded professionals to the concepts of downcycling (reclaiming), upcycling (refashioning), precycling (reducing waste), and recycling (reuse). We will focus on the environmental, economic, and social benefits of these four types of waste prevention. In addition, we will look at the relationship between waste reuse and technological advancement. Lastly, we will explore case studies of cutting edge waste reuse and reduction.
At the conclusion of the course you will be able to:
Define the four types of waste prevention (downcycle, upcycle, precycle, andrecycle)
Comprehend the environmental, economic, and social benefits of waste prevention and reuse
Comprehend the current waste reuse technologies
Recite different creative case study examples of waste prevention and reuse
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