Lehigh Technologies is a prime example of how upstarts and disruptors are poised to transform the industrial economy using green chemistry.
The U.S. Navy and Hilton Hotels have begun their own programs to recycle the tens of thousands of mattresses they use each year; a further sign of how sustainability has entered the mainstream.
UK government-backed waste reduction program, WRAP, begins to promote more efficient use of natural resources for businesses.
The effort -- which will also use recycled beer bottles -- is the latest scheme by a clothing brand to incorporate post-consumer waste in its products.
What products really bring us closer to sustainability?
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.