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To put people first in a circular economy, companies must intentionally engage with their supply chains.
March 5, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
Here's an excellent place to start in shifting to circular models across five important sectors.
March 5, 2021 by David McGinty
Plus, we dig into the debate over soil carbon credits related to regenerative agriculture.
February 26, 2021 by Heather Clancy
These retailers are at different stops on their circular business journeys.
February 26, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
Sponsored: Virtual twin technologies are a powerful but largely untapped resource that can be the key to unlocking the potential for industries to drive more sustainable operations and circular ambitions.
February 24, 2021 by Lucas Florez
On the occasion of his 70th birthday, a conversation with the self-described 'hyperactive' architect, designer and author William McDonough.
February 22, 2021 by Joel Makower
Closed Loop Partners and Nuveen also share tips about how to take advantage of the growing opportunities.
February 22, 2021 by Elsa Wenzel
Highlights from plenary sessions on leadership, inspiring youth, the future of ESG disclosure and how corporate culture impact diversity, equity and inclusion.
February 19, 2021 by Heather Clancy
The winners of the Beyond the Bag initiative will receive a portion of $1 million and the chance to refine or test their products and technologies.
February 19, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
Products such as electronic displays made from fish scales to sanitary products made from banana fibers have made headlines. What opportunities do bio-based materials afford?
February 19, 2021 by Suz Okie
The roots of overconsumption — culture, values, worldviews, capitalism — are some of the most unpopular and uncomfortable topics of conversation at any company.
February 15, 2021 by Lauren Phipps
Measuring circular economy performance requires data on areas of a business that haven’t traditionally been measured.
February 12, 2021 by James Woolven
Sponsored: It’s time for big bets in the fight against climate change. Here are ways companies can rise to the challenge to create business and societal value.
February 11, 2021 by Christoph Schell
Thanks to the rise in plastics pledges, an emerging and undefined market for plastic offsets is just beginning to take shape. And it's messy.
February 8, 2021 by Lauren Phipps
Date/Time: February 23, 2021 (11AM-12PM ET / 8-9AM PT) The environmental degradation inherent in the current global models of production and
February 1, 2021 by Taylor Flores
A suggested process that could enable steelmakers to offer reused materials profitably.
January 29, 2021 by Niraja Chopade
The union of Jabil and Ecologic Brands will drive manufacturing scale for the upstart's innovative paper bottle.
January 29, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
Numerous companies have set recycling 100 percent recyclable, reusable, or compostable packaging goals. But how are they getting there and is it enough?
January 28, 2021 by Scott Breen
The industry is pushing for more ‘sustainable’ materials and pushing collection efforts, but recycled rubber is still more likely to find a home outside of new tires.
January 22, 2021 by Heather Clancy
Sustainability advocates celebrate zero-waste goals. But perhaps they have the unintended effect of labeling certain materials as needing to be eliminated.
January 22, 2021 by Jim Giles
The complexity of the food system requires an interdisciplinary perspective defining the characteristics of a regenerative economic paradigm.
January 21, 2021 by Emanuele Bompan
Mining giants, battery makers, auto manufacturers and energy companies must create an entirely new framework to source, extract and process battery materials sustainably.
January 20, 2021 by Katie Fehrenbacher
A workable system must consider consumer demand and readiness, cultural differences and financial barriers.
January 18, 2021 by Lauren Phipps
More than 100 billion garments are produced annually. Many end up in the landfill.
January 15, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
Commitments have been made to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from energy. But to achieve net-zero by 2050, we need to address the way we make and use products, materials, and food. We need a circular economy.
January 15, 2021 by James Woolven