Inside the strange, circular world of advanced materials

April 10, 2017 by  
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Manufacturers such as BSF, Dow and Eastman are racing to develop recyclable, reusable and durable materials with which to build the future.

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Episode 70: How to cash in on circularity; L’Oreal’s women lead on climate

April 7, 2017 by  
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On this week’s podcast: L’Oreal banks on women to lead the climate fight; protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline cause international banks to divest.

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Measuring the ROI for circularity soon may be easier

April 6, 2017 by  
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More companies are introducing circular concepts into their product manufacturing, but a full transition to circularity may need convincing metrics. Ellen MacArthur Foundation, Accenture and UL EHS are working on it.

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What it takes to design products for the circular economy

April 4, 2017 by  
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Planned permanence and material reincarnation both have virtues in pushing the linear economy closer to this desired new model.

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7 pillars of the circular economy

March 8, 2017 by  
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This could be our greatest opportunity to repair the functioning of the global system

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Piecing together the shattered economics of glass recycling

March 7, 2017 by  
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Municipal recyclers say there is no demand for recycled glass. Glass processing companies say they can’t get enough.

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Adidas and the mainstreaming of the circular economy

February 23, 2017 by  
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If you read our insights regularly, these three revelations won’t necessarily be a news flash:

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GM, Steelcase see a web of opportunity in the circular economy

February 21, 2017 by  
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The manufacturing giants talked creating jobs and cutting supply chain waste at the GreenBiz 17 conference in Phoenix.

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Chinese firms dominate top 200 clean energy moneymakers

February 21, 2017 by  
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China is playing a leading role in the corporate clean energy landscape, with almost the double number of U.S. companies in latest rankings .

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Food industry moves to remedy expiration dating games

February 21, 2017 by  
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In a bid to reduce food waste, two major industry associations have released new guidance to clarify food expiration dates.

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