Continue Reading... The Challenge of E-Waste: Why Right to Repair Matters

The Challenge of E-Waste: Why Right to Repair Matters

Many governments are passing right to repair bills that make it easier for people to reuse and recycle their electronic goods before they become e-waste.

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Continue Reading... California Senate Passes Single-use Packaging and Plastics Bill

California Senate Passes Single-use Packaging and Plastics Bill

The legislation applies to all single-use packaging sold in California, as well as the top 10 single-use plastic items found during beach cleanups.

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Continue Reading... Sustainability challenges steel at Pittsburgh’s ‘living building’ —

Sustainability challenges steel at Pittsburgh’s ‘living building’ —

CSL shows what a future of green buildings could look like.

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Continue Reading... Fashion Brands Reach Sustainability Goals Via High-tech Solutions

Fashion Brands Reach Sustainability Goals Via High-tech Solutions

Paul Magel of Computer Generated Solutions discusses retail brands’ success with sustainability solutions.

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Continue Reading... How to measure private label sustainability risks

How to measure private label sustainability risks

Partnership aims to help companies avoid ethics and transparency pitfalls within private brands…

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Continue Reading... M&S sustainability director Mike Barry resigns

M&S sustainability director Mike Barry resigns

Marks and Spencer’s sustainability director Mike Barry has announced plans to step down from leading the retailer’s “Plan A” strategy.

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Continue Reading... Pushing the Envelope in Pursuit of Sustainability

Pushing the Envelope in Pursuit of Sustainability

When guests enter the lobby of the Hotel X in Toronto, the green message is loud and clear. Behind the front desk is a show-stopping 25-by-25-foot living wall with 1,500 individual plants. Matt Black, director of Brand Management calls it a “striking mission statement.” But the message doesn’t…

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Continue Reading... Green Living: IKEA And Sustainability

Green Living: IKEA And Sustainability

With over 400 stores worldwide and a presence in 41 countries, the Swedish furniture retailer IKEA has been one of the most successful global furniture retailers for over a decade. And in recent years, sustainability has become an increasingly important factor in IKEA’s business and marketing…

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Continue Reading... Seadream Innovation Emphasizes Sustainability

Seadream Innovation Emphasizes Sustainability

Norway-based private cruise line SeaDream Yacht Club has released new details on its upcoming cruise ship, the SeaDream Innovation……

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Continue Reading... Soča Valley Destination Strengths, Tourism Trends and Sustainability Challenges: Interview with Janko Humar – Sustainability Leaders Project

Soča Valley Destination Strengths, Tourism Trends and Sustainability Challenges: Interview with Janko Humar – Sustainability Leaders Project

Slovenia: long known by outdoor fans and adventure seekers as the less touristic, more affordable and perhaps more authentic part of the European alps, is on its way to becoming a mainstream destination. For some this is good news, whereas for others it poses a destination management challenge.

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Continue Reading... Restart Podcast Ep. 41 Exploring waste in space

Restart Podcast Ep. 41 Exploring waste in space

E-waste doesn’t just exist on earth, it exists in orbit too – and we’ve created loads in the past couple of decades. We interview Luisa Innocenti from the European Space Agency (ESA) to learn about their space debris and the Clean Space initiative.

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Continue Reading... Restart Radio Top 10 from 2018

Restart Radio Top 10 from 2018

With the end of the year approaching, we have put together our Top 10 list of 2018 shows. Sit back and relax, it’s the perfect time to catch up with our episodes.

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Continue Reading... Cigarette filters are single-use plastic, up to 38% of litter found on beaches. Why haven’t you switched to biodegradable? : environment

Cigarette filters are single-use plastic, up to 38% of litter found on beaches. Why haven’t you switched to biodegradable? : environment

r/environment: Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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Continue Reading... New Report Warns Single-Use Plastics Are Emerging As A Major Contributor To Climate Change Catastrophe

New Report Warns Single-Use Plastics Are Emerging As A Major Contributor To Climate Change Catastrophe

The rapid increase in the consumption of single-use plastic is speeding up the climate change hazard, and it needs to be stopped immediately, a report warns.

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Continue Reading... E-Waste – What are the Challenges for the Future?

E-Waste – What are the Challenges for the Future?

Electronic waste is among the most toxic and fast-growing types of waste we generate. Recycling alone is not enough, so how do we change e-waste landscape?

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Continue Reading... It’s time to include developing nations more holistically in circular economy discussions

It’s time to include developing nations more holistically in circular economy discussions

The practical applicability of many high-tech solutions in emerging economies, as well as a wealth of existing activity, have not been well explored, according to a new report from researcher Chatham House.

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Continue Reading... Achieving a circular economy: New business guide launched by edie

Achieving a circular economy: New business guide launched by edie

Organisations looking to accelerate the transition to a circular economy now have access to a comprehensive ‘edie explains’ guide which breaks down everything there is to know about achieving a zero-waste world.

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Continue Reading... E-waste Management

E-waste Management

Animated Video created using Animaker – https://www.animaker.com Safe disposal of all electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE)!

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Continue Reading... Selling Boards & Picking up eWaste Today

Selling Boards & Picking up eWaste Today

Selling scrap motherboards, hard drives and a range of ewaste for precious metal recovery today. Circuit boards are an important source of income for me whic…

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Continue Reading... SmartTags: IoT Product Passport for Circular Economy Based on Printed Sensors and Unique Item-Level Identifiersdation | the internet of things

SmartTags: IoT Product Passport for Circular Economy Based on Printed Sensors and Unique Item-Level Identifiersdation | the internet of things

In this paper, we present a method that facilitates Internet of Things (IoT) for building a product passport and data exchange enabling the next stage of the circular economy. SmartTags based on printed sensors (i.e., using functional ink) and a modified GS1 barcode standard enable unique identification of objects on a per item-level (including Fast-Moving Consumer Goods—FMCG), collecting, sensing, and reading of parameters from environment as well as tracking a products’ lifecycle.

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