How circular innovation is creating business opportunities

July 9, 2018 by  
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Take timber and denim, for example.

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Robots And A Recyclables Recovery Revolution

June 15, 2016 by  
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It’s exciting to watch the green economy unfolding all around us. There are many problems to solve and many companies out there solving them. Take, for example, recyclables and a startup named Jodone. Recyclables, robots and a recovery revolution…

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Circulating Zero Waste? This Newspaper Facility Delivers.

March 16, 2016 by  
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We often think of the concept of zero waste as it relates to the individual – trimming one’s life until the amount of waste generated is absolutely inconsequential (a year’s worth of might fill a jar or a small shopping bag, for example). The goal…

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How ‘being-centered’ leadership can drive capitalism

December 2, 2013 by  
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What if growth weren't the mantra in our capitalist system? Take Brazil's beauty giant Natura Cosmeticos, for example.

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Climate Change Threatens Kenya’s Rainmakers

October 3, 2011 by  
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Image: DFID via flickr We hear a lot about the impact of climate change on agriculture , especially smallholder farmers , but there’s a group of people who advise those farmers who are also affected: rainmakers. This may sound like a joke to people who have constant access to advanced technology (and, for example, can consume their news online), but in regi… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Britain Will NOT Lead in CO2 Cuts, Vows UK Chancellor

October 3, 2011 by  
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Image credit: McKay Savage , used under Creative Commons license. Oh dear. Even as the promising signs of a clean energy revolution keep coming and as low carbon technologies provide a bright spot in a faltering economy , there are those who push for lower ambitions and a heavy dose of fossil fuels to magically get us out of our environmenta… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Toxic Coal Byproduct Made Into Lighter, Stronger Metal Foams

March 25, 2011 by  
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 A toxic byproduct of the coal industry can be used to make metal foam that’s light and strong.

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Schneider’s $268M Acquisition of Summit Energy Tightens EECA Market

March 25, 2011 by  
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Schneider Electric plans to buy Summit Energy in the second major deal announced this week involving power plays among companies working to make the built environment more energy efficient, smarter and better connected.

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Why GM’s Sustainability Chief is Charged Up About the Volt

March 25, 2011 by  
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Although Chevy has sold only 600 of its highly anticipated hybrid-electric vehicles so far this year — compared to 70,000 Silverado pickups, for example — Mike Robinson says the Volt’s future is bright.

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How can I reuse or recycle plastic chopping boards?

January 21, 2011 by  
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We’ve had an email from Miranda: Can I recycle an old plastic chopping board? It’s stained and scarred and we don’t want to use it any more. As far as I can tell, most plastic chopping boards are made from HDPE (resin code 2), which can be recycled and is quite widely collected – but many places that do collect it will only collect it in certain formats (for example, plastic bottles)

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