Displaying 1 - 25 of 39
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
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
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
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
It will take $500 million by 2025 to create the recycling system of the future and dramatically increase the collection of post-consumer plastics, according to the Recycling Partnership.
October 22, 2019 by Elsa Wenzel
Plus, meet the latest addition to the GreenBiz editorial team, Associate Editor Deonna Anderson.
October 18, 2019 by Heather Clancy
We must make sure that increasing the efficiency of our industrial systems doesn't lead to more consumption.
October 18, 2019 by Kevin Moss
The consumer goods giant pledges to halve its use of virgin plastic.
October 10, 2019 by James Murray
The luxury automaker is using circular practices to cut out costs and emissions from its manufacturing processes.
October 4, 2019 by Pete May
The partnership has created another income source for Haitians and potentially a lower carbon footprint for HP.
October 3, 2019 by Doug Zanger
Messaging has to change.
September 26, 2019 by Karen Winterich
It took more than three years of experimentation with industrial byproducts to hit on the right formula.
September 13, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Although the global economy is increasingly wrapped in plastic, companies of all sizes are dramatically reducing their use of it.
September 9, 2019 by Colton Fagundes
Alongside innovations in recycled content and renewable plastic, the company's Dasani brand is expanding pilots of its water dispenser line, PureFill.
August 19, 2019 by Lauren Phipps
The shipping and logistics arm of Brambles promises to make supply chains greener, smarter and more efficient.
August 9, 2019 by Madeleine Cuff
A renewed focus on resources to help companies understand what’s in the materials they’re using — and reusing.
June 21, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Product selection remains somewhat limited, but TerraCycle's bold experiment in reusable packaging — aka the milkman model of delivery — gets many things right.
June 20, 2019 by Scot Case
Let's send community cleanup days to the trash heap.
June 18, 2019 by Jan Dell
Malaysia sent the United States back its scrap material. Here's what that means for curbing plastic waste.
June 10, 2019 by Kate O'Neill
A new project can help empower local communities to take recycling into their own bins.
May 24, 2019 by Chana Widawski
Plus, some practical ideas for achieving them.
May 21, 2019 by Tristanne Davis
Plus, why Republican Bob Inglis, a former representative for South Carolina, has made it his mission to educate conservatives about the economics of climate change.
May 17, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Over the past year, participation nearly doubled in the tech giant’s groundbreaking program to encourage usage of solar and wind.
April 11, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Technology advances are fueling plenty of hype, but the sustainability benefits aren’t easy to quantify.
April 9, 2019 by Sara E. Murphy