By Mayukh Saha, Most of us must have heard of Bali in Indonesia as the ultimate beach vacation destination.However, Bali’s fame as a tourist ……
An EREK workshop on the current market and policy trends on circular economy, resource efficiency and product policy is organised in Madrid on 14 February.
Supporting the circular economy is the key to cutting environmental damage and maintaining customers, says B-Stock
Despite reports questioning the overall stability of the retail industry, businesses are continuing to thrive with e-commerce sales and fast fashion brands on the rise. The consequence of this growth,…
This CRNS seminar will provide an opportunity for members and stakeholders alike, who are passionate about both cycling and recycling, to come together and hear from different speakers as well as network and share knowledge and ideas.The main topic of this seminar will be the challenges of bike…
Two of Glasgow’s largest shopping centres have confirmed that they are supporting Cup Movement® to prevent single-use cups going to landfill or ending up as litter….
Ontario is weighing a ban on single-use plastics as part of a broader strategy to send less waste to landfills.
Circular economy strategies would tip balance in battle against dangerous climate change, says report
The world can maximise the chances of avoiding dangerous climate change by moving to a circular economy, according to a report from Netherlands-based social enterprise Circle Economy launched on 22 January at Davos during the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum.
“Circular Economy” – hacking a broken system while building a new future | Harald Friedl | TEDxTirana
Harold is the Circle Economy’s CEO, with extensive international experience running both for-profit and non-profit businesses with a focus on scaling impact. Before joining…
On January 23rd, our very own Veronika Mikos was invited to present the Healthy Seas initiative at the Arctic Frontiers event (Tromsø, Norway), during the workshop “Triple “R”ctic: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle
New Survey from UL and Newsweek Vantage Finds Circular Economy Strategies Have Gained Boardroom Appeal
As the concept of a ‘circular economy’ has gone from relative obscurity to the corporate boardroom in recent…
Innovative Packaging Company to Unveil First UK Localized Circular Economy at Packaging Innovations – WhatTheyThink
Innovative Packaging Company to Unveil First UK Localized Circular Economy at Packaging Innovations Friday, February 01, 2019 Press release from the issuing company
The recommerce and circularity trend continues to grow, and adoption is critical to the future survival of any business….
A new report says the world produces at least 50 million tons of electronic waste each year, and that number is expected to double 30 years from now. The impact of all that electronic junk is especially felt in Africa.
A Montford couple who pledged to go plastic-free in January plan to continue their drastic lifestyle change to help raise awareness and empower others. “We did start it as a one-month challenge,” says Hilary Drake.
Oregon is reportedly considering enforcing a ban on single-use plastic checkout bags.
Registration is now open for the Ocean Plastic Innovation Challenge, a partnership between National Geographic and Sky Ocean Ventures.
Reusable Sandwich bags are the best innovations far away! Having trouble finding the right lunch box with bag for your needs? Tired of wasting your hard earned money on cheap, inefficient lunch packs that do not give you any value
Single-use bathroom amenities have been removed from voco Gold Coast in an effort to reduce its plastic usage, with refillable bottles now in all rooms.
San Jose E-waste is one of the few recycling centers in San Jose that ethically breaks down the electronic waste and IT Assets.https://wp.me/p91kmk-24…
Hobart’s single-use plastic ban an Australian first, but business council says small businesses unfairly hit
Hobart City Council has voted 8-4 in favour of a by-law that could see the city become the nation’s first to ban single-use plastics by 2020.
How Denver Water recycled more than 9 tons of electronic waste last year.Source: Sustainability showcase: Erase the e-waste – News on TAP…
LAS VEGAS – MGM Resorts International announced that single-use plastic straws will only be served upon request at company operated restaurants in the U.S. As one of the world’s top five largest non-chain restaurant operators in the world, MGM Resorts and its employees understand their…
Trader Joe’s has vowed to use sustainable packaging to help decrease the 1 million pounds of waste it generates annually from plastic bags and produce containers.
In a new position paper, FKuR Kunststoff GmbH offers its viewpoint on the use of biobased and biodegradable plastics, and their contribution to a circular economy.
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Today, UN Environment published its sixth Global Environment Outlook (2019) in time for the Fourth United Nations Environmental Assembly, calling on decision makers to take immediate action to address pressing environmental issues to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals as well as other Internationally Agreed Environment Goals, such as the Paris Agreement. GEO-6 outlines the current state of the environment, illustrates possible future environmental trends and analyses the effectiveness of policies.
We have a massive pollution problem when it comes to plastics, but we already have all the solutions! We just need to wake up and change from a take-make-waste approach to a circular model that eliminates waste.
Food Waste is an economic, environmental, social and ethical issue.The strategy to tackle it has to cover the whole food system from crop to compost.Read the Zero Waste Europe Policy Paper on Food Systems.
An EU delegation headed by EU Commissioner for the Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella visited China from 1 to 3 April to continue with the process of deepening EU – China environmental bilateral relations.
Newcastle United Football Club has become one of the first Premier League clubs to eliminate single-use plastic water bottles from its training ground.
A Chinese artist unveiled a sculpture made of discarded mobile phones and shaped like a cell tower to highlight the problem of e-waste.
As we realize that the 3Rs approach is failing to achieve our sustainability objectives, plasma gasification stands out as the most promising solution. As we realize that the 3Rs approach (Reduce, Reuse. and [selective] Recycle) is failing to achieve our sustainability objectives, plasma gasification stands out as the most promising solution.
Fortum & Light Star Solar among Frontrunners…
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