Consumer purchases no longer trigger market booms. Speculative investments do.
The plastic trade wars threaten countries without domestic recycling systems — which they're unlikely to build in the next decade.
The island-state imports most of its food, but is threatened by crop yields and policy changes around the world.
New fees are likely to drive up development costs in states with lower conventional utility rates.
Zero-waste organizations such as GM and P&G see opportunity, not a materials migraine.
With critical deals on the table, it’s time to add your voice to the clamor for healthier guidelines, pacts and legislation.