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Overall, not a great year. For sustainability, not too bad.
December 28, 2020 by Holly Secon
The consumer packaged goods company plans to eliminate one-third of its plastic waste by 2025.
December 23, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
And why these themes will resonate more loudly in the year to come.
December 21, 2020 by Lauren Phipps
If the historic influx of recycling legislation in Congress over the past few years tells us anything, it’s that recycling and materials management are on the national agenda.
December 14, 2020 by Lauren Phipps
The material itself is not the crux of the problem.
December 7, 2020 by Lauren Phipps
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
Progress update from Ellen MacArthur Foundation and UNEP warns the shift away from single-use plastic is not happening fast enough.
November 11, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Tackling the diversity and volume of plastic waste today requires not only multiple strategies, but also the participation of all stakeholders to drive toward an optimal system.
October 16, 2020 by Paula Luu
Sponsored: More than 300 organizations across North America are always giving with the Fill it Forward reusable products and app experience.
October 14, 2020 by Matt Wittek
The way we live may have changed, perhaps for ever, but what about the impact on our planet? And what can we do about it?
October 12, 2020 by Douglas Broom
Get the compelling message on your package to build both awareness and value in certifications which, in turn, will build value and believability in your sustainability story.
October 6, 2020 by Suzanne Shelton
But technologies that enable traceability could help create a circular economy.
September 24, 2020 by David Elliot
Researchers say that more microplastics pollution is getting into farm soil than oceans — and these tiny bits are showing up in our fruits, veggies, and bodies.
September 17, 2020 by Kate S. Petersen
Instead of wishful recycling, design and construction firms should starve bad suppliers.
September 15, 2020 by Sara Kingman
Sponsored: What does mass balance have to do with doing what's right, innovation and gifts from your grandma? Read the full story from Eastman's mass balance experts.
September 14, 2020 by Holli Alexander
Plus, why buzzwords such as ‘regeneration’ can be a crutch.
September 11, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
What do CMOs, CFOs and the heads of legal, HR and innovation have to do with plastic waste? More than you'd think.
September 8, 2020 by Audrey Choi
Hook consumers onto new sustainable habits with these tips from industry and academic experts.
September 3, 2020 by Jesse Klein
Sustainability leaders from Target, Walmart and CVS came together at Circularity 20 to discuss why working together despite being competitors is critical to achieving success.
September 2, 2020 by Tali Zuckerman
Even while playing an important role in the chain, they typically are not compensated for that contribution. Corporations have an opportunity to change that.
September 2, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
The U.S. Plastics Pact launches new initiative to redesign the plastics value chain at Circularity 20
The U.S. recycling system is notoriously ineffective. A new Recycling Partnership project convenes 60 organizations and aims to change that by 2025.
September 2, 2020 by Holly Secon
Sponsored: Little changes can add up to big differences.
September 1, 2020 by Dan Riendeau
PepsiCo and Walmart reaffirm commitments to long-term strategies for using recycled content during session at Circularity 20.
August 27, 2020 by Jesse Klein
These days, it's hard to leave the house without seeing a plexiglass shield, but what will happen to that plastic when the pandemic is over?
August 25, 2020 by Jesse Klein
The milkman model of yesteryear makes sense for the future.
August 13, 2020 by Joana Kleine Jäger