If you could design waste out of your business, would you? Increased sustainability, cost savings and reduced consumption of natural resources … these are just a few of the benefits companies see when they convert waste to energy rather than use traditional waste disposal methods like landfills and fuel blending. For companies that generate hazardous waste, in particular, keeping their dangerous waste out of landfills helps protect the environment while giving them a competitive edge. These companies aren’t few and far between. In fact, the push toward a waste-free economy is catching on as more companies are embracing a circular economy, an economic system that focuses on eliminating waste and the unnecessary use of resources.
Ahead of his appearance at Shoptalk, The RealReal’s head of omni-channel, Mike Groffenberger, caught up with PSFK to share his insights on the future of luxury consignment, as well as how consumers are increasingly turning to more sustainable, economic and eco-friendly options.
Fashion technology company Shima Seiki is working to help the industry meet face mask production demand in a sustainable, responsible way.
About 7,500 U.K. restaurants and food businesses have joined the Sustainable Restaurant Association to improve their sourcing and their social and environmental impacts.
sustainable cleaning – Building on its eco-conscious ethos as a megabrand, IKEA is launching a sustainable cleaning collection. The range is comprised out of tools that a…