The limited edition pieces are designed to give plastic waste a second life.
Google, and others, are realizing the economic power of the circular economy.
A new survey suggests inaction could put loyalty to the test.
The process of sorting things for reuse gets faster and more specific.
The plastic trade wars threaten countries without domestic recycling systems — which they’re unlikely to build in the next decade.
(BASF SE) Greentown Labs, the largest cleantech startup incubator in North America, and BASF, one of the world’s leading chemical companies, are accepting applications for its Circularity Challenge, a six-month accelerator program. Greentown Labs and BASF are seeking ideas from startups with a proof of concept solution to disrupt the plastics, energy storage and recycling value chains to enable a circular economy. This program is supported by Stanley Black & Decker, a leading global diversified industrial.
The United States and Japan joined 18 other countries yesterday in backing the creation of a new international “framework” to curb ocean plastics after rejecting a stronger Canadian proposal on the same topic last year.
From Interface to Starbucks to Patagonia, companies are starting to make products and packaging with end-of-life top-of-mind.