Displaying 1 - 25 of 159
The winners of the Beyond the Bag initiative will receive a portion of $1 million and the chance to refine or test their products and technologies.
February 19, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
Thanks to the rise in plastics pledges, an emerging and undefined market for plastic offsets is just beginning to take shape. And it's messy.
February 8, 2021 by Lauren Phipps
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
The supermarket giants said it removed 1 billion pieces of plastic from across its U.K. business last year.
January 6, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Many companies set 2025 sustainable packaging goals. 2021 will be a year for reckoning and opportunity.
January 4, 2021 by Meg Wilcox
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
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
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
But technologies that enable traceability could help create a circular economy.
September 24, 2020 by David Elliot
Instead of wishful recycling, design and construction firms should starve bad suppliers.
September 15, 2020 by Sara Kingman
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
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
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
The goal of the three-year partnership will include a search for a solution to replace the single-use plastic bag.
July 24, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
Some intelligent summary here.
July 22, 2020 by Jesse Klein
Currently, Tupperware sells two products made out of circular polymer material from resin company SABIC: a straw and a to-go coffee cup.
July 21, 2020 by Jesse Klein
Without data, it's difficult to know your impact. Simply put, we can’t manage what we can’t measure.
July 17, 2020 by Erin Simon