Tag archives for waste diversion
Prison recycling is underway: one women's correctional facility in Vermont has met the state's new recycling and composting law one year ahead of schedule.
General Motors (GM) continues to expand its global zero-waste program, inching closer to its goal of having 125 total facilities landfill-free by 2020.
OfficeMax and TerraCycle have launched a K-Cup recycling program in Canada.
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.
GM says it is on a mission to slash waste globally, with the two latest landfill free facilities in Thailand and South Korea.
The NRDC so far has signed up almost two dozen craft beer breweries to ensure local water supplies across the country remain clean.
As the consumption of coffee pods surges in the U.S., so do the questions about their disposal and recycling.
The annual “Plan A” update from Marks & Spencer outlines what the company has done to mitigate its impact on society and on the environment.
In my latest column on Sustainable Brands, I call Starbucks out on their feeble recycling and waste diversion programs.
Take six minutes to watch Joanna Lumley show how Marks & Spencer’s Shwopping, the retailer’s textile recycling program, has made a difference in Senegal.