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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
Featuring interviews with Biomimicry 3.8's co-founder Janine Benyus, and Walmart sustainability specialist Zack Freeze. Plus, Dow's global sustainability director Haley Lowry is passionate about reducing plastic waste.
December 13, 2019 by Heather Clancy
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
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
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
The partnership has created another income source for Haitians and potentially a lower carbon footprint for HP.
October 3, 2019 by Doug Zanger
The B corp is working to to provide affordable, zero-waste school supplies.
September 20, 2019 by Katie Ellman
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
A new project from The Body Shop aims to ensure informal plastic recyclers who live below the poverty line have sustainable livelihoods.
May 13, 2019 by Lauren Phipps
The accumulation and concentration of marine plastics have grown significantly over the past half-century. Here's why that matters.
April 6, 2019 by Michiel Roscam Abbing
Cutlery, cotton buds, straws, balloon sticks and stirrers could all be gone later this year under a new proposal.
April 5, 2019 by Madeleine Cuff
The latest crop of research reports on sustainable business, climate and cleantech topics.
April 2, 2019 by Devon Edwards
Plastic waste exporting countries will soon need the informed consent from recipient countries to import their waste.
March 29, 2019 by Doug Woodring
Companies must tackle the problem by reducing and reusing first, rather than skipping straight to recycling as the best solution.
February 21, 2019 by Tom Dowdall
Retailers that aren't disclosing their plans to reduce or eliminate plastic bag use may be in store for shareholder activism.
January 29, 2019 by Jan Dell
And the weakest link? People.
January 18, 2019 by Margaret Sobkowicz