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Henkel’s recycling program for adhesive packaging is a game changer

It is estimated that industrial activities currently generate nearly 7.6 billion tons of solid waste in the U.S. each year, amounting to 3,000% of the total municipal waste generated by Americans annually, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Though industrial outputs contribute a … Continue Reading

Packaging Digest · Oct 5, 2016

Waterfront Partnership installing more receptacles for cigarette butts in Harbor East

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore will be installing three more containers on Wednesday to keep smokers near the Marriott Waterfront from tossing their butts into the water. The installation of the receptacles will take place at 1 p.m. along the … Continue Reading

Fox 45 Baltimore · Oct 4, 2016

Trade in old strings for new at upcoming recycle, restring event

Local musicians are invited to attend a free recycle and restring event at The Music Store in St. George Friday at 3 p.m. The event is sponsored by D’Addario & Company, Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of musical instrument accessories … Continue Reading

St. George News · Oct 4, 2016

Solutions for Single-Serve Coffee Pods and Capsule Waste

What started as a single-serving beverage brewing system targeting the office market has grown into the standard by which people make coffee at home, in waiting rooms, at convenience stores and in the workplace, but these things are an eco-disaster. How … Continue Reading

Green Living Ideas · Oct 3, 2016

Five Alternatives To Bottled Water For Your Everyday Life

Whether you like it or not, bottled water is here to stay. It’s portable, accessible and a convenient way to stay healthy with fresh, purified water every day. Unfortunately, Americans throw out around 60 million of these plastic bottles every … Continue Reading

Dish Magazine · Oct 1, 2016

Industry recycling coalitions: when they do work, and when they don’t

Consumers care about recycling. In a survey conducted for Packaging Digest’s 2015 Sustainable Packaging Study, 57% of participants cite a product’s recyclability to be top of mind when it comes to the environment and sustainability, a product featuring recycled content and … Continue Reading

Treehugger · Sep 30, 2016

The ‘Capsul-ization’ of the World

The global market for coffee pods and capsules expanded 16 percent in 2015, the significance of which is dwarfed by the 30 percent sector increase for the category in the U.K. alone, where projections estimate £137.5 million in supermarket sales. … Continue Reading

Huffington Post · Sep 30, 2016

These Students’ Environmental Science Projects Are Greening Their Communities

Competitive school science fairs are a motif in the grade school education story. Often requiring a significant investment on the part of parents, the circumstances in which students must produce a contending project can create more stress than interest for the sciences and … Continue Reading

Sustainable Brands · Sep 30, 2016

3p Weekend: 7 Companies Making the Circular Economy a Reality

The future is uncertain. As the global population is projected to hit 9 billion by 2050, tensions over resources like food, water and energy are likely to swell along with it. Meanwhile, earth has reached what scientists deem the climate … Continue Reading

Triple Pundit · Sep 30, 2016

Target joins The Recycling Partnership as first retail partner

  Dive Brief:   Target will be joining The Recycling Partnership as its first retail company member. The nonprofit says that with this addition it now has members from all sides of the consumer recycling system: manufacturers, brands, retailers and the … Continue Reading

Waste Dive · Sep 26, 2016