Design

The drugstore chain has moved to remove chemical additives for nearly 600 house label beauty and personal care products.
From corn shoes manufactured by Reebok to lingerie fabric Naia made by Eastman to all sorts of packaging and electronics, bio-based, compostable products are reaching market.
No more mining: Apple aims to use 100 percent recycled materials to make its iPhones, Macbooks and other electronics products in the future.
Lab-grown promises to be one of modern science’s finest hours. Is it enough to change, or end, the way humans consume animals?
Why companies are turning to grad students for green chemistry R&D.
Planned permanence and material reincarnation both have virtues in pushing the linear economy closer to this desired new model.
How companies such as Levi's, Apple and Dow are engaging in the pursuit of new materials and industrial ingredients.
Some adopters of a bead-cleaning system from British-born Xeros saved more than 1 million gallons in the first year.