Continue Reading... Banning single-use plastic bottles? More places, companies drink to that

Banning single-use plastic bottles? More places, companies drink to that

Plastic bottles, the scourge of the modern world, play a big role in mucking up our oceans, lands and rivers. Here’s how you can help stop it.

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Continue Reading... The Triangular Economy: Behind the Circular Flows

The Triangular Economy: Behind the Circular Flows

Brian Czech challenges the notion of a “circular economy,” pointing out that circular sectors may arise, but the macroeconomy will always be triangular.

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Continue Reading... Circular Economy: South Africa has a unique challenge mainly to implement good policies

Circular Economy: South Africa has a unique challenge mainly to implement good policies

Part III: Business models based on collaborative consumption are typically quickly developing or well established around high-value products.

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Continue Reading... A sustained focus and finance are needed to deal with a…

A sustained focus and finance are needed to deal with a…

Just as the world should have been investing more in preparedness long before the Covid-19 pandemic, leaders should learn from this painful experience and invest now in the steps to prevent potentially catastrophic biological events, whatever their origin.

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Continue Reading... EU dismisses industry calls to lift ban on single-use plastics – EURACTIV.com

EU dismisses industry calls to lift ban on single-use plastics – EURACTIV.com

Deadlines have to be respected, says the European Commission in response to calls by industry to lift an EU-wide ban on some single-use plastic items because of health and hygiene concerns raised during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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