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270 of the 440 operating reactors worldwide are more than 30 years old. Many nuclear plants originally were designed for a service life lasting around 30 years.
May 13, 2021 by Giorgia Marino
Advocates of the take-make-waste system have characterized the linear economy as the optimally efficient free market. But nothing is efficient about it.
April 2, 2021 by Ron Gonen
Measuring circular economy performance requires data on areas of a business that haven’t traditionally been measured.
February 12, 2021 by James Woolven
Sponsored: InterContinental Hotels Group is using circular economy thinking to seek out solutions to problems such as plastic waste.
November 23, 2020 by Sopan Shah
A green recovery supports the environment. An efficient recovery works for both the environment and the economy.
September 17, 2020 by Bertrand Piccard
Sponsored: If we can tackle COVID-19 together, we can take on global pollution, carbon emissions and landfill waste.
August 19, 2020 by David Rachelson
Man-made cellulosic fibers, the second biggest cellulosic fiber group after cotton, holds huge untapped potential to transform the fashion industry, according to Forum for the Future and the Textile Exchange.
June 24, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Eon, an IoT platform, is working with the fashion companies and retailers to minimize waste and build the infrastructure for circular business models.
June 5, 2020 by Savannah Parsons
Here are some lessons from the planet’s best line of defense.
May 15, 2020 by Ian Rosenberger
Leaders from the two companies hope others will be inspired to do more to reuse or compost their products.
April 10, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
One key is to design out waste in the first place.
April 3, 2020 by Rémy Le Moigne
97 percent of the cleaning product is made from the water, acids and alcohol from the food waste.
February 14, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
The textile industry has a powerful opportunity to shift the needle in both producer and consumer contexts.
January 31, 2020 by Liesl Truscott
The momentum to stop plastic pollution continues to grow, so how do we channel it into real systems change?
January 15, 2020 by Erin Simon
Plus, how technology can be a tool for sustainability innovation.
November 22, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Collaboration is key in moving toward an economy that's regenerative by design.
October 25, 2019 by Andrew Urevig
Informal waste workers have long managed the waste of the South, for whom new forms of collectives offer new hope, while the gig economy threatens to de-formalize waste management in the North.
October 5, 2019 by Kate O'Neill
Companies must be bolder by looking to their sustainability goals, not the past, as a baseline when setting targets.
August 5, 2019 by Brendan Edgerton
Despite the zero waste movement, the case for keeping them open is getting increasingly harder to defend.
June 28, 2019 by Ana Baptista
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
Matthew Hollis, founder and CEO of waste management software firm Elytus, talks about the cultural side of trash.
November 16, 2018 by Heather Bowden
From supply chain to waste management, cities are trying to develop local circular economies.
November 3, 2018 by Peter Plastrik
Earth’s growing population is adding mountains of organic waste. Can businesses clean up and cash in?
July 11, 2018 by Claudia Sadoff
'Away' has a different meaning for the string of islands.
June 21, 2018 by Lauren Phipps
Many U.S. cities are struggling with how to keep items like juice pouches, candy wrappers and plastic dinnerware out of landfills.
April 23, 2018 by Cassandra Sweet