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Construction waste is a huge polluter. An international experiment is hoping to reduce that waste to nothing.
March 26, 2021 by Sebastian Skov Andersen
Plus, will including ESG metrics in executive compensation plans move the needle?
March 12, 2021 by Heather Clancy
Designing cities to be circular offers an opportunity for them to lower the 70 percent of greenhouse gas emissions that they're currently responsible for.
November 20, 2020 by Eva Gladek
A combination of production-based and consumption-based impact assessments will arm urban areas with an accurate starting point for developing robust climate action strategies.
September 30, 2020 by Erin Kennedy
Sponsored: Any green recovery plan requires a closer look at smart-city infrastructure investments. Part of this requires taking a closer look at raw materials, such as copper, in order for smart cities to reach their full potential while improving their environmental performance.
September 29, 2020 by Steve Kukoda
In order to be circular, companies must form partnerships with other companies and organization that can assist in closing the loop.
September 15, 2020 by Peter Fadoul
Consumers will be able to buy cleansers and hand sanitizers from Colgate-Palmolive, Clorox and EcoLogic Solutions using special bottles at touchless vending kiosks in Brooklyn and Manhattan.
August 26, 2020 by Heather Clancy
A dashboard can help uncover opportunities for circular interventions and track progress. But coming up with metrics for a dashboard requires a lot of comprehensive and collaborative multi-stakeholder research.
July 9, 2020 by Tair Bilyalov
Don’t forget the economy in the circular economy.
November 1, 2019 by Molly Miller
What happens when cities think in loops.
October 11, 2019 by Sue Lebeck
The organizers are striving to build a platform where virtually anyone can share ideas and best practices about urban design, workforce development, manufacturing, food production and more.
September 18, 2019 by Shane Downing
For a more productive, efficient circular economy, an engineering approach to cellular biology could be the key.
September 6, 2019 by John Cumbers
A new report on circular policies illuminates major opportunities for governments and people.
July 26, 2019 by Joke Dufourmont
It’s time to dig deeper and think bigger, advise experts at Circularity 19.
June 26, 2019 by RP Siegel
It's still early days for circular cities.
June 25, 2019 by Elsa Wenzel
Let's send community cleanup days to the trash heap.
June 18, 2019 by Jan Dell
Yes, the system is under pressure but municipalities like New York and Minneapolis have figured out ways to find value in their recycling streams.
May 22, 2019 by Ron Gonen
From supply chain to waste management, cities are trying to develop local circular economies.
November 3, 2018 by Peter Plastrik
In this week's episode, how to get suppliers to act on climate, educating consumers about the circular economy and clean power for circular cities.
February 2, 2018 by Joel Makower
In the last two years, Cremona has increased the percentage of waste collected separately — necessary for recycling — from 53 percent to 72 percent.
December 5, 2017 by Simone d'Antonio
From China's sludge-to-energy program to South Africa's online waste exchange to India's biogas buses, global cities are creating better systems.
November 15, 2017 by Anne Maassen
A new report explains how four technologies can help cities become hotbeds of the circular economy.
September 20, 2017 by Joel Makower
It's an ambitious plan to arrest urban flooding, but can it overcome local constraints?
September 11, 2017 by Asit Biswas
A new incubator from the Arizona State University and the city of Phoenix finds ways for both public and private organizations to overhaul waste.
June 15, 2017 by Lauren Hepler
In this week's episode: How Phoenix is kicking its reputation as 'the world's least sustainable city,' and thinking big and small when it comes to corporate projects in cities.
February 24, 2017 by Lauren Hepler