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Hail the ocean plastics resistance, the recommerce revolution and the product reparability movement.
December 28, 2018 by Lauren Phipps
Less than 10 percent of all plastic produced since 1960 has been reused — which presents a massive opportunity.
December 28, 2018 by Liberty Vittert
Sponsored: As consumers increasingly reject single-use plastics, food and beverage companies adopt sustainable packaging solutions to enhance their brands and reduce their environmental footprints.
December 5, 2018 by Jay Hunsberger
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.
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
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
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
These ideas could help design a system that keeps these materials from becoming trash in the first place.
March 15, 2018 by Joe Iles
The international discount grocer just set a goal to ensure packaging for products carrying its own label will be recyclable, reusable or compostable by 2022.
March 9, 2018 by James Murray
The supersize problem requires the biggest businesses to take action.
January 25, 2018 by Emily Woglom