How do we close the loop for non-biodegradable plant-based plastic? What does sustainable recovery even look like?
The opportunity with discarded packaging is not to figure out where it came from, but where it might go.
Greener health care products means healthier patients and fuller prockets for hospitals.
Sustainable modular carpet company reveals how it reduced emissions, energy usage and waste.
The bathroom tissue manufacturing industry has made progress in reducing its environmental impact in recent years.
How can companies navigate the inevitable confusion that arises when sourcing and certification programs each define and measure sustainability by a different set of standards?
Coca-Cola, Pepsi, and several other Fortune 500 companies are working to address the supply shortages that have stymied the goal of make the 100-percent plant-based plastic bottle ubiquitous.
Get an inside look at how UPS works with companies to meet sustainable packaging standards.
The company reported strides in waste diversion, but also increased their overall water use and greenhouse gas emissions.
A new survey from Accenture reveals that many companies are struggling to satisfy consumer demand for sustainable goods and services, especially in emerging economies.
Over the past 10 years more corporations have realized that optimizing energy use is not only good for business, it's essential.
Sales of energy efficient products soar at Philips, but demand for traditional lighting remains steady.
A new wireless-industry group -- including Sprint Nextel -- hopes that a new set of standards could boost the market for used cellphones and reduce the number that end up in landfills.
Nike unveils a new line of sportswear -- made from recycled plastic bottles -- for the 2012 Olympic Games.
The case of a 100 percent post-consumer recycled content toilet paper illustrates why a shift toward sustainability will have to come from the top down, not the bottom up.
Innovations -- even ones leading to the most sustainable products of their fields, like Cascades' new Moka recycled TP -- sometimes fail not because of any inherent fault of their own, but...
Eric Hudson, founder and president of Preserve, talks about recycled-plastic toothbrushes, the evolution of its products into new markets, and the importance of good design for green products.
In looking for a cradle-to-cradle solution to waste, the head of the sportswear line says that Puma is exploring how to make shoes, t-shirts and bags that are either compostable or recyclable.
The group's Sustainable Packaging Coalition is launching a pilot project -- with big-name retail backers -- to develop and test a standardized recycling label for all types of packaging that will...
The head of sustainability at one of the world's most innovative companies kicked of the 2011 Innovation Forum with a look at how Nike tackles innovation, how its helping other companies get up to...