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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 most popular stories of 2019 covered everything from single use-plastic to the built environment.
December 23, 2019 by Holly Secon
Population growth, rising consumption levels, lack of collection infrastructure and fast fashion is blocking industry progress on waste, report finds.
December 23, 2019 by Catherine Early
Our waste management practices are distractions from our main problem: too much stuff. But alternatives exist.
December 18, 2019 by Ross Polk
The company's global sustainability director addresses her passion for social innovation, her philosophy for investments and what makes for successful collaboration.
December 13, 2019 by Shannon Houde
Plus, an update on corporate adoption for the ESG reporting framework developed by the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board.
December 6, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Sponsored: How goods are packaged is driving consumer purchasing decisions.
December 2, 2019 by Ian Lifshitz
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
And eight concrete steps that any business can take in pursuit of SDG12.
November 15, 2019 by Catherine Early
On America Recycles Day, it's time to recognize one special piece of packaging.
November 15, 2019 by Gina Lee
There's tremendous progress toward eliminating single-use plastic packaging. Why are activists so unhappy?
November 4, 2019 by Joel Makower
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
Nearly any job could 'go circular' but these positions are critical to accelerating circularity.
October 18, 2019 by Elsa Wenzel
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
The partnership has created another income source for Haitians and potentially a lower carbon footprint for HP.
October 3, 2019 by Doug Zanger
A coffee company's wake-up call from the circular economy.
September 2, 2019 by Suzanne Shelton
The move away from single-use plastic containers could still result in the use of other plastics — and be another incremental corporate action.
September 2, 2019 by Yossi Sheffi
Confusion among terms like bioplastics, bio-based and biodegradable plastics makes it hard to discern and make the environmentally responsible choice.
August 28, 2019 by Anja Krieger
Find out what the GreenBiz community has been reading this year with our roundup of 10 most-read stories.
August 9, 2019 by Cyan Zhong
Production might be out of sight, out of mind, but CO2 is embedded in products through minerals and materials. How do we measure it?
August 8, 2019 by Paolo Natali
Sponsored: Cisco adds a human element to business and technology frameworks in a collaborative takeback model for a circular economy.
August 6, 2019 by Ulf Vinneras
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
What if every act of design and production made the world a better place?
July 5, 2019 by James Connelly