The Zero Waste International Alliance (ZWIA) is an international organization focused on Zero Waste standards, policies and best practices.
The ZWIA Charter Principles are:
- Convert waste to resources for the benefits of local production and the creation of a sustainable society.
- Redesign products and methods of production to eliminate waste by mimicking natural processes and closed-loops
- Resist incineration and landfilling in order to promote innovation in resource conservation and methods of production
- Collaborate with others with common interests worldwide.