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One Italian company, ECONYL, has invested in nylon recycling that could help solve the problem of fishing nets left in our globe's oceans.
OSHA never ran an inspection of the scrap metal recycling facility where a worker was killed earlier this year--typical for this understaffed agency.
OfficeMax and TerraCycle have launched a K-Cup recycling program in Canada.
The most recently issued The North Face sustainability report highlights the company's progress on clean energy and sustainable manufacturing.
Sustainable packaging has come a long way over a generation, and is now becoming a means for a company to enhance its brand and reputation.
“The waste industry will be obsolete in the near future.” It’s a captivating thought and also a rather an incredible quote when you hear it from the CEO of Ragn-Sells - a business that collects waste.
Can the circular economy become the norm in Europe? The European Commission recently adopted a framework to ramp up waste diversion in its member states.
The feds say they will become even more aggressive managing the recycling, reuse and eventual disposal of electronic goods. T
San Francisco made progress toward its goal of becoming a zero-waste city in working with Levi's. Read about the Progress with Less campaign.
Got plastic gift cards? According to the U.S. EPA, 32 million tons of plastic waste was generated in 2011 in the United States, which is more than 12 percent of the country's solid waste stream.
The architecture firm a77 in Buenos Aires, Argentina designed a home that serves as a test bed for incorporating recycling into modern design.
The idea of a tree-free paper is tantalizing; but could it really scale and become a viable alternative the way Harrelson and Step Forward promise?