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Hail the ocean plastics resistance, the recommerce revolution and the product reparability movement.
December 28, 2018 by Lauren Phipps
Excess product poses a material risk to your company and to the planet. Here's how to recover those losses.
November 16, 2018 by Nicole Bassett
A Europe-wide ban could be in place on certain items by 2021 — but is the war on plastics a distraction from the climate fight?
October 26, 2018 by Michael Holder
Rachael Miller's team at Cora Ball spun this laundry solution out of a greater ocean cleanup effort.
October 24, 2018 by Marilyn Waite
The uptick in awareness is unprecedented, and it's not just about feeling sorry for sea creatures.
October 17, 2018 by Rob Kaplan
'Humanizing the startup process' can be one step toward a circular economy.
September 19, 2018 by Rob Kaplan
We need more than billions of dollars to keep plastic out of the ocean. Thankfully, there's a consensus about the solutions — if we act now.
August 27, 2018 by Rob Kaplan
Here's the who, what, where, when and why of waste.
August 23, 2018 by Joel Makower
VERGE Accelerate to feature startups accelerating solutions in the circular economy, clean energy and sustainable transportation.
A monthly wrap-up of recent research on sustainable business and clean technology reports you need to know.
August 21, 2018 by Devon Edwards
Also on this episode, we highlight a thoughtful series on the perplexing and multilayer microfiber problem.
August 17, 2018 by Heather Clancy
Getting from here to a circular economy will take a lot of interim steps. In parallel, we must build the foundations for a new material reality.
August 15, 2018 by Doug Woodring
A sailing trip tries to navigate a sea change in ocean plastic.
July 20, 2018 by Shana Rappaport
Could exploring another planet help our resource-constrained world?
July 17, 2018 by Lauren Phipps
Can a scrappy startup teach big brands new tricks in the age of circularity?
June 6, 2018 by Joel Makower
Also in this episode, how chief digital officers are aiding and abetting the clean energy transition and why more fleet operators are evaluating electric trucks and vans.
May 4, 2018 by Heather Clancy
In this episode, we also debate the latest use case for blockchain, take stock of Hawaii's energy transition and honor a Japanese pioneer in lithium-ion battery technology.
April 26, 2018 by Heather Clancy
Will the giant consumer packaged goods company place itself head and shoulders above the rest?
April 16, 2018 by Heather Clancy
Extreme weather in India is harming worker health and posing risks to women's rights.
March 27, 2018 by Filippo Sebastio
It’s time to acknowledge that the concept of circularity may need to be defined differently depending on the material.
March 23, 2018 by Nina Goodrich
Janis Searles Jones believes it takes an 'iron will and open ears' to lead — and she's hoping for a 'Freedom to Marry' moment to accelerate change.
March 22, 2018 by Elsa Wenzel
Are these just marketing ploys under the cover of green, or a new way of looking at business?
March 21, 2018 by Kevin Moss
Two corporate leaders continue discussing innovation in the circular economy and more.
March 21, 2018 by Aiste Brackley
These ideas could help design a system that keeps these materials from becoming trash in the first place.
March 15, 2018 by Joe Iles
Two corporate innovators share an ambition to solve plastic waste and other vexing problems.
March 14, 2018 by Aiste Brackley