The Austin, Texas, Economic Development and Austin Resource Recovery (ARR) departments recently announced a partnership with the Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) to launch a new Circular Economy Incubator in the area. ATI is now one of only three circular economy incubators in the country.
How can cities create prosperity for expanding populations whose rates of consumption are increasing, while strengthening the systemic change that supports waste and resource management?
Netherlands-based blockchain start-up Circularise is changing the course of data sharing, certification access, as well as product and material oversight with its communication system, which companies can use for virtually endless range of product value chains.
HPE is planning to show businesses worldwide that throwing away old technology that is no longer being used into landfill is not the best option when it comes to end-of-use disposal.
During the first week of December, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Circular Design team and the British Council collaborated to run a week-long workshop on circular design in London.
Kellogg’s and Seven Bro7hers’ Salford Brewery have partnered to turn rejected corn flakes into an IPA, in a bid to avoid wastage of food.
A group of 13 organisations from the plastics value-chain has called on member states and other stakeholders to help them meet their EU circular economy goals.
Researchers at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) have developed an effective process to turn old clothing and textiles into high-quality building products such as flat panels.
During the UN’s big COP24 climate summit in Poland, fashion industry leaders, including several well-known apparel brands, have joined the newly launched UN Climate Change’s Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Change, which envisions the industry achieving net zero emissions by 2050.
The first LEGO plants made from plants have been unveiled, with the company releasing new botanical elements – including trees, leaves and bushes – made from a plastic produced using sustainably-sourced sugarcane.