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Plus, would you 'borrow' a shopping bag? Inside the Beyond the Bag program pilot.
September 10, 2021 by GreenBiz Editors
Changemakers in Bangkok have learned first-hand what early conversations with leaders in business and policy need to drive circular change.
August 17, 2021 by Adithya Kumar
Urban metabolism is an approach that requires regarding cities as living organisms. There are practical reasons to adopt such a model, including the ability to derive a thorough understanding of an urban system’s dynamics and their redefinition in a circular and sustainable way.
August 6, 2021 by Paola Pluchino
Aside from preserving the last remaining natural places, we need to create new ones — especially in cities.
July 30, 2021 by Claudia Alessio
From food to materials to buildings, cities host the experiences that transform embodied carbon into the stuff of life.
July 14, 2021 by Sue Lebeck
Rotterdam, with its port and industries, outlined a pathway up to 2030 that will reduce material emissions and consumption, while generating new jobs and improving citizens’ quality of life.
July 9, 2021 by Antonella Ilaria Totaro
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