Cradle to cradle project will use waste from a food grade plastic recycler, gasification plant and anaerobic digestion plant.
Big-league sports need a 'Michael Jordan of sustainability' and six other things, said experts at the Green Sports Alliance in New York City.
Better use of the food we produce has clear financial and environmental benefits.
Massachusetts became the first U.S. to move to ban businesses from sending organics to landfills or incinerators.
Teams in Philadelphia have been at the forefront of efforts to keep waste out of landfills and use renewable energy.
The new Carbon Trust standard will showcase businesses that follow best practices reducing and managing waste.
eBay's statement on sustainability is heavy on storytelling and light on metrics. Will other companies rethink the way they do their own reporting?
Can the famed sustainable designer and America's largest waste hauler help customers close the loop?
The supermarket chain will distribute surplus stock through nonprofit Fareshare to tackle poverty and reduce food waste.
The world's largest real estate firm is running pilot tests of a solar-powered EV station and plastic waste compressor.
Five years ago, Waste Management's CEO painted a portrait of a company mining landfills for materials, energy, and fuels. How's it going?
Faced with a tide of post-consumer plastic trash, organizations are thinking up innovative ways to profitably harness this potentially vast revenue stream.
Converting waste from one company into a feedstock stream for another can generate revenue while reducing virgin material and energy use.
Cities such as San Francisco, Stockholm and Adelaide, Australia, aim to reduce their waste to zero, but measuring and comparing their progress proves complicated. A new tool may help.
Gettting rid of medical waste sustainably requires a healthy dose of effort.
Disposable wrap is often used to sterilize surgical tools, but reusable cases provide a more sustainable alternative.
World's biggest brewer cuts water use by 18.6 percent across 130 facilities and boosts recycling rate to 99.2 percent.
The former president and CEO of Nestlé Waters North America talks about why we need more recycling, and what it will take.
Ford wants to do good, save money and improve its manufacturing process — by keeping more waste out of landfills.
Stage three organizations increase innovation and cut costs by teaming up with previously unrelated industries.