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The e-commerce retailer set that goal in 2020. And it's given incentives to its suppliers to do the same.
April 29, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
Changing the legal definition of 'recyclable' would go a long way to reducing waste.
April 7, 2021 by Reyna Bryan
Unilever and Alibaba launch AI-powered closed-loop recycling system in 'Waste Free World' initiative
The companies have already installed 20 machines operational in offices and community spaces in Shanghai and Hangzhou, with 500 more set to be installed through 2021.
January 13, 2021 by Toby Hill
Sponsored: Sendle CEO James Chin Moody shares how small businesses can improve sustainability efforts and minimize environmental impact.
November 10, 2020 by James Chin Moody
Sponsored: Advancing circular economies against the backdrop of a global pandemic.
August 31, 2020 by Gayle Schueller
Sponsored: The growing prevalence of second life products achieves circular objectives, but there may be safety risks inherent with refurbished products. We’ll explore some of the risks and propose best practices for verifying the safety of second life products.
July 28, 2020 by Bill Hoffman
A new report shows that the consumer goods industry is failing to address single-use plastics and take financial responsibility to improve recycling.
July 10, 2020 by Conrad MacKerron
Sponsored: A look at the wins, gaps and trends in sustainable packaging. Was there enough progress to overcome challenges from the pandemic?
June 15, 2020 by Cheryl Baldwin
Sponsored: How goods are packaged is driving consumer purchasing decisions.
December 2, 2019 by Ian Lifshitz
Disclosure, like many cleaning products, remains the best disinfectant.
September 17, 2019 by Doug Gatlin
What if every act of design and production made the world a better place?
July 5, 2019 by James Connelly
From Interface to Starbucks to Patagonia, companies are starting to make products and packaging with end-of-life top-of-mind.
June 15, 2019 by John Anderson Lanier
What's the right way to measure progress? The World Business Council for Sustainable Development is framing out one possible method.
February 26, 2019 by CJ Clouse
Why a quirky startup has attracted P&G, Unilever, Coke, Pepsi, Nestle, Mars, Clorox, Danone and 20 other brands to a platform for disruptive packaging.
January 24, 2019 by Joel Makower
Starting this year, the 116-year-old company is embedded recyclability, reuse, energy and other sustainability considerations earlier into decisions.
January 8, 2019 by Sara E. Murphy
The tech company is making good on its pledges to use recycled materials for its electronics.
November 2, 2018 by Madeleine Cuff
Insights into how Arm, a heavy hitter in mobile chips and artificial intelligence, aligns tech design with social responsibility.
October 1, 2018 by Shannon Houde
For the fastest woman-owned company in the US, designing a versatile green product meant being flexible.
September 7, 2018 by Olivia Gossett Cooper
Sponsored: Mohawk Industries continues to prove the synergistic relationship between profit and impact by unveiling five new carbon-neutral products.
June 25, 2018 by George Bandy Jr.
A 30-year veteran of sustainability covers the ground on what it takes to be a leader.
April 16, 2018 by Joel Makower
Can designers and artists succeed where environmental advocates and energy experts have failed?
March 28, 2018 by J.A. Ginsburg
Two corporate innovators share an ambition to solve plastic waste and other vexing problems.
March 14, 2018 by Aiste Brackley
The supersize problem requires the biggest businesses to take action.
January 25, 2018 by Emily Woglom
Consumer goods giant says its greenest brands grew 30 percent faster than rest of the business last year.
May 19, 2016 by Michael Holder
Selling an optional green setting on a product isn't the same as selling a green product.
March 29, 2016 by Suzanne Shelton