User: flenvcenter Topic: Waste-National
Category: Re-use
Last updated: Mar 08 2019 16:21 IST RSS 2.0
 
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How cleaning your closets can change your company’s culture 8.3.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
As a leader, circularity is going to be a key concept that you will want your team to understand. But how do you create a culture of circularity?
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Solving the plastic pollution crisis requires focus on another ‘R’ — responsibility 21.2.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Companies must tackle the problem by reducing and reusing first, rather than skipping straight to recycling as the bests solution.
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Reuse makes a comeback 18.2.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
The three Rs were just the beginning.
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Durability and reusability are at the heart of circular packaging 30.1.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
TerraCycle founder and CEO Tom Szaky on why moving away from disposability is the key to reducing waste.
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Berkeley Has No More Forks to Give 29.1.2019 Mother Jones
It might be a good time to invest in a coffee thermos, at least if you live in Berkeley, California: Its city council unanimously passed an ordinance on January 22 to limit restaurants and food vendors from using single-use foodware like plastic-lined paper cups and plastic forks. The measure, titled the “Single Use Disposable Foodware and Litter […]
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In Davos, calls for a circular, inclusive economy 28.1.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Plus, a global call to action for intergenerational cooperation.
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Berkeley isn't just attacking plastic waste, it's rejecting our entire throwaway culture 27.1.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Any American school kid can recite the common wisdom for tackling our massive plastic trash problem: reduce, reuse, recycle.

But it’s not that simple.

Addressing plastic pollution has to focus far more on reducing and reusing. It is simply not a problem we can recycle our way out of.

People assume...

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Loop’s launch brings reusable packaging to the world’s biggest brands 24.1.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Why a quirky startup has attracted P&G, Unilever, Coke, Pepsi, Nestle, Mars, Clorox, Danone and 20 other brands to a platform for disruptive packaging.
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Plastic Is Your Frenemy 12.12.2018 WRI Stories
Plastic Is Your Frenemy Comments|Add Comment|PrintPlastic litter along Singapore’s East Coast Parkway. Photo by vaidehi shah/flickr A version of this post originally appeared in Business Green. Before plastics became nature's enemy, they were meant to be nature's friend. Created in 1869 as a substitute for the ivory in billiard balls, the first primitive synthetic plastic was hailed as the savior of the elephant and a replacement for wood, metal, stone, bone, tusk, and horn. According to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Craigslist can cut solid waste, one used sofa at a time 19.11.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
New research finds that the online network saves both material and many environmental costs of disposing of it.
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In the business of wasting nothing 16.11.2018 GreenBiz.com
Matthew Hollis, founder and CEO of waste management software firm Elytus, talks about the cultural side of trash.
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How to close the loop on a quarter-trillion plastic bottles a year 8.11.2018 GreenBiz.com
Reverse-vending machines may be just what the market needs to bring circularity to disposable bottles.
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4 ways that cities around the globe are going circular 3.11.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
From supply chain to waste management, cities are trying to develop local circular economies.
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No need for study: Don't take away our trash cans | Mike Newall 29.9.2018 Philly.com News
The study proved the obvious: when you take away the trash cans, people dump stuff on the ground.
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The 2018 VERGE Vanguard Awards 17.9.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
A salute to the pioneers and leaders at the intersection of tech and sustainability.
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What will it take to end plastic pollution? 11.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
Collaboration. Innovation. Persistence. But, mostly, patience.
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Coming full circle? The state of circular economies around the globe 7.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
We measured the major world powers' progress towards the nonlinear economic model, so you don't have to.
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State leaders concerned about safety of reusing oil and gas wastewater 30.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
State leaders concerned about safety of reusing oil and gas wastewater
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4 tips for fostering a sustainable company culture 2.8.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Enhance your employees' lives in the process.
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Episode 132: Funding circular economy innovation in Asia, Live Nation's zero waste playlist 20.7.2018 GreenBiz.com
Also, WeWork takes meat off the menu and a dialogue with Emily Penn, the Cambridge-educated cofounder of an all-female research crew studying toxic, plastic ocean gyres.
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