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Sponsored: Advancing circular economies against the backdrop of a global pandemic.
August 31, 2020 by Gayle Schueller
The company is proving less is more.
May 12, 2020 by Katrina Shum
Sponsored: How goods are packaged is driving consumer purchasing decisions.
December 2, 2019 by Ian Lifshitz
A story about an extraordinary effort to transform an ordinary piece of clothing.
September 25, 2017 by Joel Makower
Surfboard materials are experiencing a wave of innovation with big implications for other industries. But could familiar concerns about performance, appearance and costs hinder sales?
June 4, 2015 by Lauren Hepler
A groundswell of product repair efforts — including Patagonia's new 'Worn Wear' tour — are banking on macro-trends such as the maker movement to help sell the value of extended product lifespans.
May 6, 2015 by Lauren Hepler
Companies like TE Connectivity and Creation Technologies ask staff from product design and supply chain management to collaborate early in a new product's design cycle to avoid ecological problems.
April 16, 2015 by Pamela Gordon
The boot maker is partnering with Omni United to create a line of tires built from the start for a second life.
November 3, 2014 by Mike Hower
We piece together the puzzle of what 3-D printing technology means from a sustainability perspective.
October 21, 2014 by GreenBiz Editors
In a truly circular economy where waste becomes nutrients, economic growth would be decoupled from environmental restraints. See who is leading the way.
August 28, 2014 by Marc Gunther
After only a few years as sustainability head at clothing giant H&M, she has been named the most powerful businesswoman in Sweden. What is this star's secret?
April 29, 2014 by Alan AtKisson
California’s new Safer Consumer Products Regulation provides the most compelling reason to track the substances in electronics.
January 2, 2014 by Pamela Gordon
Nike, eBay and others led the charge on designing apps and services that helped to drive change over the past year.
December 18, 2013 by Heather Clancy
Launched in a garage in 2007, this toy maker is finding mainstream success with recycled-plastic rocket ships and tea sets at Nordstrom and beyond.
December 9, 2013 by Christina DesMarais
The new Levi's Dockers Wellthread process creates a pattern for sustainability in clothing production.
November 7, 2013 by Deborah Fleischer
How do you get thousands of suppliers across 6 continents to reduce their carbon footprint? HP hopes that it's taken the first step.
October 3, 2013 by Heather Clancy
Your favorite smartphone is already manufactured in China, but what happens when it's designed there, too?
September 13, 2013 by Pamela Gordon
The crisis in rare earths shows that so-called smart urbanization will require sustainability standards.
June 3, 2013 by Philip Monaghan
Puma designs a new line of biodegradable and recyclable products to be among the first to meet C2C criteria.
March 5, 2013 by Judith Nemes
The Danish Fashion Institute and BSR are trying to cultivate a taste for green among fashionistas, bargainistas and the industry that serves them.
April 12, 2012 by Leslie Guevarra
The $14 billion manufacturing giant shares some of its secrets for integrating sustainability into product design, and explains how companies can set their own innovation goals and ramp up their green design processes.
April 6, 2012 by Padma Nagappan
The increasing globalization of culture, as well as of business, brings opportunities for companies to streamline production while also expanding their market reach.
February 15, 2012 by John Viera
Nike's head of sustainability and innovation offers advice to entrepreneurs and other sustainability professionals, and tells how her company is creating radical innovation.
February 6, 2012 by Maya Albanese
At the GreenBiz Forum in New York City, the CEO of the world-leading sustainable manufacturer talks about how Interface continues to evolve and improve the sustainability of its products, and how its taking its products to the skies.
January 25, 2012 by Adam Aston
Sourcemap, the crowdsourced archive of supply chain information, is readying for a big 2012 with new product and service offerings geared toward large firms with complex supply chains.
December 7, 2011 by Tilde Herrera