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Landfills across the country are rapidly reaching capacity, and it is therefore more important than ever that we remain mindful of how we dispose of our
May 9, 2022 by Rubicon
Advanced recycling methods have the potential to vastly increase the amount of plastic that gets recycled into feedstock and new products. For these innovations to work at the scale needed to address global plastic pollution, however, processes and infrastructure must be in place across the entire life cycle of plastics disposal and product production.
February 8, 2022 by Taylor Flores
The gist: Just because you wish to recycle something doesn't mean that you can.
January 21, 2022 by Jessica Heiges
Companies are innovating at an unprecedented speed to offer products that are more sustainable and provide greater value to customers. For businesses to be truly sustainable, they must look beyond the immediate use of products and understand the full lifecycle of their impact.
December 21, 2021 by Taylor Flores
Sponsored: A new study debunked the long-held myth that corrugated pizza boxes are unrecyclable. Now, they’re aiming for a slice of the recycling pie.
November 17, 2021 by Pete Durette
Sponsored: It’s time for big bets in the fight against climate change. Here are ways companies can rise to the challenge to create business and societal value.
February 11, 2021 by Christoph Schell
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
With social license at risk, demand for recycled plastic is becoming inelastic and those able to supply to exacting standards will emerge and prosper.
December 2, 2020 by Doug Woodring
Date/Time: December 10, 2020 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT) The challenges facing recycling in the U.S. may seem daunting but cross-sector collaboration is
November 18, 2020 by Taylor Flores
Sponsored: Eastman’s chief commercial officer, Brad Lich, discusses their innovative chemical recycling technologies to support a more circular economy right now.
June 29, 2020 by Brad Lich
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
Across industries, companies are using tech and data to increase their circularity.
May 19, 2020 by Jim Sullivan
Here are some lessons from the planet’s best line of defense.
May 15, 2020 by Ian Rosenberger
A legacy chemical company aims to revolutionize plastics recycling. Can it make a material difference?
May 11, 2020 by Joel Makower
One key is to design out waste in the first place.
April 3, 2020 by Rémy Le Moigne
Firm behind Barbie, Hot Wheels and Fisher-Price plans to launch first toy made from and packaged in green materials in early 2020.
December 27, 2019 by Michael Holder
Bringing you the five biggest stories of the circular economy from this past year, and some predictions for the next.
December 26, 2019 by Lauren Phipps
Our waste management practices are distractions from our main problem: too much stuff. But alternatives exist.
December 18, 2019 by Ross Polk
Over an average lifetime of 78.7 years, one American would send 67,000 pounds of waste to landfills. Incentives for recycling can bring that number down.
November 22, 2019 by Magali Delmas
On America Recycles Day, it's time to recognize one special piece of packaging.
November 15, 2019 by Gina Lee
The collaboration spearheaded by WWF will focus on boosting recycling infrastructure and public awareness campaigns in the U.S.
October 31, 2019 by Toby Hill
Collaboration is key in moving toward an economy that's regenerative by design.
October 25, 2019 by Andrew Urevig
A coffee company's wake-up call from the circular economy.
September 2, 2019 by Suzanne Shelton
From alternative fuels to advanced recycling technologies, director Emily Landsburg chats about what drives the private equity fund's investment decisions.
July 17, 2019 by CJ Clouse
A new project can help empower local communities to take recycling into their own bins.
May 24, 2019 by Chana Widawski