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NJ company putting garbage found on beaches to use in France

TRENTON — Plastic waste that washed ashore or was left on the sand by beachgoers will make up to 25 percent of a first-of-its-kind product hitting shelves this summer in France. And it wouldn’t be possible without the help of … Continue Reading

WKXW-FM, NJ 101.5 online · Jan 30, 2017

NJ company putting garbage found on beaches to use in France

TRENTON — Plastic waste that washed ashore or was left on the sand by beachgoers will make up to 25 percent of a first-of-its-kind product hitting shelves this summer in France. And it wouldn’t be possible without the help of … Continue Reading

WOBM-FM online · Jan 30, 2017

Trending: Coors, City of London Put Waste to Work with New Recycling Schemes

New programs, initiatives and innovations that drive forward the transition to a circular company seem to be popping up almost daily. The latest to pick up the banner for the circular cause? Coors Light and the City of London Corporation. … Continue Reading

Sustainable Brands · Jan 27, 2017

Trending: Coors, City of London Put Waste to Work with New Recycling Schemes

New programs, initiatives and innovations that drive forward the transition to a circular company seem to be popping up almost daily. The latest to pick up the banner for the circular cause? Coors Light and the City of London Corporation. … Continue Reading

Environment Guru · Jan 27, 2017

Virginia legislature considers bill to classify cigarette butts as litter

Dive Brief: The Virginia General Assembly is considering a bill with bipartisan sponsorship that would classify cigarette butts as litter in the state’s code, as reported by the Associated Press. Delegate Jackson Miller, one of the bill’s co-sponsors, said this … Continue Reading

WasteDive · Jan 27, 2017

Head & Shoulders’ New Packaging is Made with Plastic from Beaches

Procter & Gamble recently collaborated with TerraCycle and Suez, the largest waste management company in Europe, on the world’s first fully recyclable shampoo bottle made with 25% plastic collected from beaches. This packaging made with post-consumer recycled (PCR) content will … Continue Reading

TrendHunter.com · Jan 27, 2017

We helped create the world’s first recyclable shampoo bottle made with beach plastic – here’s why

A year ago at the World Economic Forum in Davos, a report from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and the World Economic Forum found that most plastic packaging is used only once; 95% of the value of plastic packaging material, worth $80 billion-$120 … Continue Reading

World Economic Forum · Jan 27, 2017

In a Nod to Millennials, Head & Shoulders Bottles Made from Beach Plastic

We all make purchases because the packaging attracts us to the product, whether we really need the item or not. The shape is pretty or unique. Maybe utilitarian. The colors are lovely. You can store all your loose change in … Continue Reading

ChiefMarketer.com · Jan 26, 2017

P&G Unveils New Shampoo Bottle from Recycled Beach Plastic

Last week, I reported on the news that business and government leaders have endorsed a new plan to tackle plastics waste issues and to increase plastic packaging recycling to 70%, which they called, “The New Plastics Economy.” Well, looks like … Continue Reading

Plastics Technology · Jan 26, 2017

Turning Billboards Into Beer Coolers: Behind Coors Light’s New Environmental Push

Here’s one way to make sure your advertising doesn’t go to waste: As part of a new sustainability marketing push, Coors Light is converting its billboards into beer coolers and its kegs into barbeque grills. The effort will kick into … Continue Reading

Advertising Age · Jan 26, 2017