It's time for global businesses to adopt "make, use, return" as our collective operational mantra.
What is needed right now is investment, commitment and a willingness to live at the edge of uncertainty.
With the fate of federal sustainability initiatives up in the air, former advisers to Presidents Clinton, G.W. Bush and Obama offer their perspective on why the new administration should build on decades of progress.
Companies such as Aquafil are biting at the chance to recycle more than 700,000 tons of discarded marine gear that threaten marine life.
Planned permanence and material reincarnation both have virtues in pushing the linear economy closer to this desired new model.
This could be our greatest opportunity to repair the functioning of the global system
Municipal recyclers say there is no demand for recycled glass. Glass processing companies say they can't get enough.
Recyclebank's platform is using public engagement and incentives to bump Phoenix's recycling rate to 40 percent by 2020.
These 4 reasons recent trends point to closing the loop in the near future.
To get more bang for our buck from recycling, we need to switch from waste-based metrics to more comprehensive measures of success. Here's a way.