User: flenvcenter Topic: Waste-National
Category: Re-use
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Is the global quest to end plastic waste a circular firing squad? 4.11.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
There's tremendous progress toward eliminating single-use plastic packaging. Why are activists so unhappy?
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This Indonesian village thrives on American trash. Its future is bleak 25.10.2019 LA Times: Nation

Asia's crackdown on plastic waste, aimed at protecting the environment, is bad news for small-time recyclers in Indonesia who make a living sorting foreign garbage.

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Lumber salvaged from Baltimore’s houses and trees creates jobs and cuts wood waste 25.10.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Plus, shared stewardship may increase social cohesion and promote community development.
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Here’s what could go wrong with the circular economy — and how to keep it on track 18.10.2019 GreenBiz.com
We must make sure that increasing the efficiency of our industrial systems doesn't lead to more consumption.
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Key ingredients for scaling circular reuse business models 18.10.2019 GreenBiz.com
It’s time to build this concept into our cultural and behavioral norms. Here are five things to consider.
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Circular cities: The state of the art 11.10.2019 GreenBiz.com
What happens when cities think in loops.
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Unilever sets goals to reduce its plastic use and support a 'waste-free world' 10.10.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
The consumer goods giant pledges to halve its use of virgin plastic.
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Everyone's trash is this woman's treasure 20.9.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Dumpster diving is, for some, a self-perpetuating way of life. It's about being self-reliant, yes, but it's being mindful of how waste affects the environment.

School’s back in session and Wisdom Supply Co. is teaching a lesson to reduce plastic waste 19.9.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The B corp is working to to provide affordable, zero-waste school supplies.
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Rethinking food packaging can dent the plastic pollution crisis 9.9.2019 GreenBiz.com
Although the global economy is increasingly wrapped in plastic, companies of all sizes are dramatically reducing their use of it.
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Here’s What Could Go Wrong with the Circular Economy—and How to Keep it on Track 28.8.2019 WRI Stories
Here’s What Could Go Wrong with the Circular Economy—and How to Keep it on Track Comments|Add Comment|PrintMattress recycling. Flickr/City of Fort Collins, CO The circular economy—one that breaks the link between economic growth and use of limited resources and also cuts waste from the system—is on the minds of corporate sustainability professionals, governments and researchers. We are all excited about its potential to increase economic prosperity, derive more value from products and reduce... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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How to create a ripple effect from your sustainability team 10.8.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Looking to get your company to embed sustainability across its operations? Here's how to get buy-in.
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The top 10 stories to catch you up on the hottest sustainability news in 2019 — so far 9.8.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Find out what the GreenBiz community has been reading this year with our roundup of 10 most-read stories.
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The circular economy giant you've never heard of is planning a major expansion 9.8.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The shipping and logistics arm of Brambles promises to make supply chains greener, smarter and more efficient.
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Anna Vinogradova shares Walmart's zero waste vision for its supply chain 1.8.2019 GreenBiz.com
The retail giant is committed to helping suppliers and consumers better understand recycling and sustainable packaging.
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The massive emissions-cutting and cost-saving potential of chemical reuse 2.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
The circular economy and digitalization will be the two most important trends employed by Germany’s chemical industry as it moves towards 2030.
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5 things you should know about the impact of burning trash 28.6.2019 GreenBiz.com
Despite the zero waste movement, the case for keeping them open is getting increasingly harder to defend.
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Why Google, and the business world, are embracing the circular economy 19.6.2019 GreenBiz.com
Google, and others, are realizing the economic power of the circular economy.
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From Aldi to H-E-B: These Are America's Best and Worst Supermarkets for Reducing Single Use Plastic, According to Greenpeace 12.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Greenpeace says all chains profiled in report still need to do more to help address "pollution crisis they're causing."
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For Danone, Business And Environmental Goals Are One And The Same 6.6.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
For Danone, Business And Environmental Goals Are One And The Same
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