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The gist: Just because you wish to recycle something doesn't mean that you can.
January 21, 2022 by Jessica Heiges
In Kenya, garment manufacturers generate an estimated 400,000 tons of cotton waste per year.
January 21, 2022 by Ian de Cruz
The company launched a takeback program and wants to extend the life of its footwear, apparel and accessories.
January 12, 2022 by Deonna Anderson
A conversation about next-generation recycling technology, progress since China banned most imports of plastic and paper, and demand driving the industry forward.
January 7, 2022 by CJ Clouse
There's an opportunity to proactively address the industry’s long-standing labor concerns by designing new business models.
January 5, 2022 by Cliodhnagh Conlon
Companies are innovating at an unprecedented speed to offer products that are more sustainable and provide greater value to customers. For businesses to be truly sustainable, they must look beyond the immediate use of products and understand the full lifecycle of their impact.
December 21, 2021 by Taylor Flores
The respected Dutch nonprofit is behind two initiatives to create a less exploitative and more sustainable model for Asia’s textile and garment industries.
November 19, 2021 by CJ Clouse
With a supportive local government and a thriving fashion startup scene, the Dutch city has taken the lead in circular textile innovation. And it wants more innovators to join.
November 18, 2021 by CJ Clouse
Sponsored: A new study debunked the long-held myth that corrugated pizza boxes are unrecyclable. Now, they’re aiming for a slice of the recycling pie.
November 17, 2021 by Pete Durette
Decarbonizing plastic hinges upon revamping infrastructure, investing in novels materials and rethinking lifecycles.
November 5, 2021 by Juan Villar Mallagray
The governor of Maine recently signed an extended producer responsibility program into law. But there are still plenty of issues to hash out.
August 13, 2021 by Suzanne Shelton
Small businesses selling on Amazon are getting new options for managing unwanted merchandise.
August 9, 2021 by Elsa Wenzel
Maine just passed the first extended producer responsibility law in the United States, and after years of debate more states appear prepared to follow. Here's what that means for corporations and other stakeholders.
August 9, 2021 by Suz Okie
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August 2, 2021 by Lauren Phipps
Sponsored: Learn how infrared spectroscopy can identify the diverse compositions of different plastics by the simple use of a portable handheld device that combines trinamiX data analysis with a mobile app.
July 26, 2021 by Paul Milo
Sponsored: Current recycling practices don't address the plastic waste crisis, but we can solve this with collaboration. Here are three ways policymakers can renew recycling.
July 15, 2021 by Steve Crawford
Some apparel brands are distinguishing themselves by using traceabilty technologies to create closer connections with consumers and prioritize a more circular approach.
June 25, 2021 by Phil Rosen
When Americans were asked to choose the three most important things companies should be doing to positively impact their purchase decision, “recycle” came out on top.
June 22, 2021 by Suzanne Shelton
The current design makes blades difficult to recycle, but innovators are experimenting with ways to repurpose them for things such as playgrounds or to make them from different materials that can be reused at end of life.
June 11, 2021 by Sarah Golden
Date/Time: July 8, 2021 (12-1PM ET / 9-10AM PT) Brands are transforming the way consumers engage and interact with their products by connecting
June 8, 2021 by Taylor Flores
More than 50 percent of consumers intend to make long term changes to their fashion consumption, aiming to buy less and make their clothing last longer.
June 7, 2021 by Suz Okie
From the beginning, there was pushback on resin identification codes from local recyclers and environmental groups.
May 28, 2021 by Jennie Romer
Three questions on how to advance a circular fashion industry that works for all.
April 30, 2021 by Cliodhnagh Conlon
The performance luxury brand evaluated every material is uses and is planning to use a more sustainable version.
April 23, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
The British fashion brand launched ‘made to last’ sustainability manifesto geared at transforming into a fully regenerative and circular business model by 2030.
April 23, 2021 by Cecilia Keating