National Geographic asked readers to show them the world, and these photographers didn’t disappoint, offering inspiring images from their travels. For the 2019 National Geographic Travel Photo Contest, the judges chose winning images in three categories — cities, people and…
It has rejected recommendations that could divert some of the 300,000 tonnes of clothing that go to landfill each year.
The process of sorting things for reuse gets faster and more specific.
Could we work towards a circular fashion system by deepening our understanding of the positive impact realizable on humans across the industry?
The plastic trade wars threaten countries without domestic recycling systems — which they’re unlikely to build in the next decade.
New research helps explain how iron in the soil may unlock naturally occurring phosphorus bound in organic matter, which can be used in fertilizer, so that one day farmers may be able to reduce the amount of artificial fertilizers applied to fields.
Rather Than End Up in a Landfill, Non-Recyclable Glass May Soon Be a Cheaper New Ingredient in Concrete
Australian researchers have developed an exciting new technique for making concrete out of non-recyclable glass that has been turned back into sand. The team found that ground-up glass can be used specifically to make polymer concrete, a material that uses polymers â typically resins â to replace lime-type cement as a binder for roads. Since […]
From Interface to Starbucks to Patagonia, companies are starting to make products and packaging with end-of-life top-of-mind.