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The Recycling Partnership Reveals U.S. Circular Economy Roadmap

The first-ever roadmap aims to address systemic issues in the U.S. recycling system and catalyze the transition toward a circular economy for packaging.

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Portland Bans Single-Use Plastic Straws, Stirrers and Splash Sticks!

After a local 2nd grade student successfully petitioned the Portland City Council in 2018 to mitigate plastic straw use in city-owned buildings, the Maine Chapter took it to the next level with Council interest to pass a citywide ordinance becoming the first municipality in Maine to ban single-use plastic straws, stirrers and splash sticks!

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The Circular Economy Makes Way For The Circular City —

As the world’s cities already emit over 70% of carbon emissions, exacerbating the climate crisis, cities need to implement green infrastructure to meet these challenges.

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Sheet Masks Are Single-Use Items and Horrible For The Planet!

Most sheet masks are single-use items that end up in the trash after their 20 minutes of moisturizing.

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Techstars Launches Alabama EnergyTech Accelerator for Innovation & Sustainability

Techstars launches the Alabama EnergyTech Accelerator for accelerating solutions that will make lasting effects on energy, create jobs, and drive revenue within the state. …

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PepsiCo discusses its sustainability plans

PepsiCo is stepping up its sustainability goals with the ambition of supporting system-wide change. FoodNavigator spoke to Chris Daly, vice president of sustainability for Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa, to find out more.

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Daily Buzz: 2020’s Big Meetings Trend? Sustainability

The next generation of attendees wants greener events. Meetings that don’t comply may face consequences. Also: how to make the most of your AMS.

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Sustainability should be prioritized beyond plastic-straw shaming

Take a stroll through USC Village, and myriad trends may stick out — a variety of reusable grocery totes, Hydroflasks, drinking utensils ranging from paper straws to Starbucks sippy cups to plastic straws sticking out from the sippy cups.

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BOPP film benefits from packaging industry sustainability drive

The global Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) film market has seen demand grow by just under 5% per annum over the last five years.

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Achieving agricultural sustainability

Essential efforts to level the playing field for women farmers include impr…

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FIJI Water To Phase Out Single-Use Plastic Water Bottles!

FIJI Water has announced a new commitment to sustainability. The company disclosed that they would make all plastic bottles from 100% recycled plastic.

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Streetwear’s Sustainability Problem No One Wants to Talk About

The global fashion industry is an ecological disaster & streetwear is part of this sustainability problem. We explore the issue no one wants to talk about.

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Covestro commits to circular economy

German high-tech polymer manufacturer Covestro plans to focus on the circular economy and be a creative force for the entire plastics industry.

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Thermostats Prove Invaluable With Global Sustainability Goals

Smart thermostats can make a big impact when it comes to global sustainability goals. Here is how smart thermostats can be so beneficial.

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Scientists call for a ban on single-use cigarette filters to stop them littering the globe  | Daily

Health experts from San Diego State University and London School of Hygiene have called for cigarette filters to be banned, calling them ‘the deadliest fraud in the history of human civilisation’.