The whole package: Is ‘sustainable packaging’ another buzzword, or can it actually cut waste?

November 15, 2018 by  
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New and innovative materials are starting to compete with traditional plastics.

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The Best Eco-Friendly Home Decor Materials

June 12, 2017 by  
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To truly express a sustainable lifestyle, one must begin in the home. Modern eco-friendly home decor materials are widely available and varied enough in color, texture and purpose to offer fashionable options for any individual style, and the…

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How office furniture makers tackled chemical transparency

October 11, 2013 by  
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What materials are really in the chair you're sitting on? This trade group quickly learned how complex the answer is.

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Building the corporate innovation white space

October 11, 2013 by  
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The base of the pyramid confronts us with the challenge of accelerating radical, leapfrog innovation.  

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How innovative financing can build climate resilience in Africa

October 11, 2013 by  
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The African Risk Capacity will provide extreme weather insurance to shore up vulnerable communities' economies.

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Tensile Solar Offers Lightweight Solar Power

May 24, 2011 by  
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The sustainable design group called SMIT (an acronym for Sustainably Minded Interactive Technology) has been working on lightweight solar photovoltaic (PV) panels for several years. We’ve seen them before with their Solar Ivy , a method for making an interesting kind of solar energy collector which takes its cues from ivy growing on buildings.

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Hitachi Plans to Recycle Rare Earth Magnets to Avoid Shortages

December 8, 2010 by  
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The materials are critical to a number of technology products, especially hybrid cars and cell phones; with China holding nearly all the world’s stores of the materials, Hitachi aims to make itself more self sufficient through recycling.

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