Metal Stocks in Society
A key question that relates to the very broad and intensive use of metals is whether society needs to be concerned about long-term supplies of any or many...
Recycling Rates of Metals
Smarter product designs, support for developing country waste management schemes, and encouraging developed country households not to ‘squirrel away’ old...
Environmental Risks and Challenges of Anthropogenic Metals Flows and Cycles
This report, compiled by a group of international experts, focuses on the impact of metals on the environment as well as on their life-cycle energy use....
Metal Recycling
Due to complex functionality, modern products contain complex mixes of almost any imaginable metal, material and compound. This growing complexity of...
Responsible Resource Management for a Sustainable World
 This synopsis highlights key findings from the following reports of the International Resource Panel: A) Priority products and materials: assessing...
Building Natural Capital: How REDD+ Can Support a Green Economy
Forests and the services that they provide are key to sustainable development and to human well-being, whether in terms of storing carbon, supporting the...
Measuring Water Use in a Green Economy
How do we meet the water, energy, land and material needs of up to 9 billion people, while keeping climate change, biodiversity loss and health threats...
10 Key Messages on Climate Change
This note draws on the findings of the United Nations’ expert panel on natural resources – the International Resource Panel (IRP) – to highlight some key...

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