Continue Reading... 40 years of progress at Seafield wastewater treatment plant in Scotland | Veolia

40 years of progress at Seafield wastewater treatment plant in Scotland | Veolia

The largest sewage treatment plant in Scotland celebrates its 40th anniversary. The opportunity to look back at a great circular journey!

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Continue Reading... Plastic is a global problem. It’s also a global opportunity

Plastic is a global problem. It’s also a global opportunity

Our addiction to plastic has created a huge global problem. But new technologies and ventures are closing the plastic loop, bringing discarded plastics back into the supply chain as a raw material.

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Continue Reading... Tackling the problem of food waste in manufacturing

Tackling the problem of food waste in manufacturing

We spoke to Dr Manoj Dora and environmental writer Erich Lawson to understand what can be done to remedy the causes of food waste in manufacturing.

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Continue Reading... 3M commits to design all new products with ‘built-in’ sustainability value

3M commits to design all new products with ‘built-in’ sustainability value

Multinational consumer goods, healthcare and industry firm 3M has today (6 December) unveiled a new requirement for all products it releases to be designed with “sustainability value” built in.

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Continue Reading... Italian Oil & Gas Giant Opens Municipal Solid Waste to Fuel Plant « Recycling « Waste Management World

Italian Oil & Gas Giant Opens Municipal Solid Waste to Fuel Plant « Recycling « Waste Management World

Eni, has taken the first step in toward building industrial-scale plants to produce bio-oil from MSW as operations begin at a pilot plant located at the existing Gela refinery.

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Continue Reading... Seven UN agencies join forces to call for action on e e-waste

Seven UN agencies join forces to call for action on e e-waste

Global electronics industry needs to press reset button to curb world’s e-waste mountain, UN argues…

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Continue Reading... Packaging Innovations 2019 | Global brands announced for seminar programme

Packaging Innovations 2019 | Global brands announced for seminar programme

Coca-Cola, Marks & Spencer, Iceland and Innocent Drinks are just some of the major names taking to the stage as part of Packaging Innovations, Label&Print and Empack’s exclusive seminar programme.

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Continue Reading... A window on the world: knowledge sharing for sustainability

A window on the world: knowledge sharing for sustainability

The publication of Challenging Changes – my book about the relationship between the waste hierarchy and circular economy – gifted me many new experiences. Within a few months, I received interesting invitations to lecture and present at workshops and congresses in Stockholm,…

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Continue Reading... What motivates companies to go circular? | ING

What motivates companies to go circular? | ING

What motivates companies to go circular? | ING

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Continue Reading... The circular economy is a golden opportunity. Don’t let it go to waste

The circular economy is a golden opportunity. Don’t let it go to waste

The transition to a circular economy will do more than save the planet – it will also create vast new economic opportunities, sometimes in the most unexpected places.

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Continue Reading... Henkel signs commitment towards circular economy

Henkel signs commitment towards circular economy

Henkel, parent company of hair care brand Schwarzkopf, has announced its commitment to making the idea of a circular economy a reality.

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Continue Reading... European parliament votes for ban on single-use plastic items

European parliament votes for ban on single-use plastic items

The European Parliament has voted for a ban on single-use plastic, on items for which alternatives already exist, in a bid to mitigate ocean pollution.

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Continue Reading... Did the Circular Economy Find Its Groove 2018?

Did the Circular Economy Find Its Groove 2018?

This might go down as the year the circular economy hit the big leagues.

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Continue Reading... How Circular is the Circular Economy? – Deep Green Resistance –

How Circular is the Circular Economy? – Deep Green Resistance –

The circular economy has become, for many governments, institutions, companies, and environmental organizations, one of the main components of a plan to lower carbon emissions.In the circular……

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Continue Reading... The circle line: planning and the circular economy

The circle line: planning and the circular economy

Earlier this month, Glasgow declared its ambition to be the first Circular City in Scotland. It joins an ever-increasing list of cities worldwide, though chiefly in Europe and China, which are adopting circular economy agendas and strategies as a route to resource efficiency.

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