Ensuring Performance and Safety in Recycled Plastics

August 26, 2020 by  
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Ensuring Performance and Safety in Recycled Plastics As companies and consumer brands incorporate recycled plastic content into their products and as part of their circularity goals, product integrity becomes an important consideration. There are many ways to evaluate the performance and safety of recycled materials. This one-hour webcast will show you tools to evaluate these aspects and how brands like HP are increasing recycled content in their products and assessing performance and sustainability.  Topic include:  How regulations and brands are driving the use of recycled plastics The safety and performance considerations of recycled plastics How companies can develop mitigation strategies and reduce risk with testing and certification How to ensure that claims of recycled content are valid and to avoid greenwashing Moderator: John Davies, Vice President & Senior Analyst, GreenBiz Group Speakers:  Fred Arazan, Innovation & Partnerships Manager, UL Bill Hoffman, Corporate Fellow & Research Scientist, Environment & Sustainability Division, UL Ellen Jackowski, Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer, HP Inc.  If you can’t tune in live, please register and we will email you a link to access the archived webcast footage and resources, available to you on-demand after the webcast. taylor flores Wed, 08/26/2020 – 10:17 John Davies VP, Senior Analyst GreenBiz Group @greenbizjd Fred Arazan Innovation & Partnerships Manager UL Bill Hoffman Ph.D, UL Corporate Fellow, Research Scientist UL @ULdialogue Ellen Jackowski Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer HP Inc. @ellenjackowski gbz_webcast_date Tue, 09/22/2020 – 10:00 – Tue, 09/22/2020 – 11:00

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Anthesis’ Jessica Onyshko on how companies can embed sustainable chemistry into their practices

March 3, 2020 by  
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Jessica Onyshko, principal consultant at Anthesis, says embedding sustainable chemistry into company practices depends on a number of factors because the discipline is so broad. Right now most companies are trying to figure out how to embed these practices into their products and supply chain that cover the product’s entire lifecycle, according to Onyshko.

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Why IKEA and others are going ‘climate positive’

August 21, 2019 by  
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A growing number of companies are claiming that their products lead to negative greenhouse gas emissions.

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Business climate action for our only future

August 21, 2019 by  
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The UN Global Compact’s CEO on the scale of the climate change challenge — and the opportunity for business to fight it.

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Why batteries need artificial intelligence

August 21, 2019 by  
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From Toyota to Tesla to tech startups, improving battery life is key to unlocking sustainable transportation. Many see AI as the answer.

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5 ways to shift consumers towards sustainable behavior

August 21, 2019 by  
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How can we translate this consumer sustainability buzz into actual action?

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Apple, Philips, RB and the rush toward restricted substances

January 13, 2016 by  
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A range of companies are drilling down into chemical choices to improve the makeup of their products.

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Adjectives for shareholder advocates? How about strategic, impactful

January 13, 2016 by  
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Shareholder proposals may have more impact than imagined. When drafted by social impact investing groups, they’ve often advanced change.

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Fuel cells: A $2 billion secret of the clean economy

January 13, 2016 by  
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While the expectation was that fuel cells would take off as an alternative fuel source for autos, they have created a $2 billion market for themselves, off road.

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Are energy-saving settings bad for the environment?

January 13, 2016 by  
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“Eco modes” ostensibly reduce environmental impact — but only if people use them.

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