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Custom waste solutions offset food and beverage disposables at conferences

Think about the last time you attended a professional conference or trade show. Were meals provided, or was it mostly coffee and light snacks? Were breaks catered by the host hotel or conference venue, or an outside company that transported … Continue Reading

Packaging Digest · Jan 19, 2017

This New Shampoo Will Clean Your Hair — And The Oceans

Head & Shoulders bottles will use recycled plastics removed from beaches and waterways. If you don’t like lifeless hair, dandruff on your shoulders and plastics in your ocean, you can tackle all three in the shower. Procter & Gamble announced … Continue Reading

Huffington Post · Jan 19, 2017

Creating a market for recycled materials in the new plastics economy

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

TreeHugger · Jan 19, 2017

Davos 2017: Auto, Energy Giants Pledge $1.5 bn Hydrogen Investment, Multinationals Partner on Supply Chain Traceability, TerraCycle Recycles Cigarettes

The annual World Economic Forum kicked off Monday in Davos, Switzerland, where, for many corporate participants, environmental management is taking center stage. Here are some of the news stories from Davos we’re following: And, TerraCycle, in partnership with the city of Davos, yesterday launched … Continue Reading

Environmental Leader · Jan 18, 2017

Butt Blitz Event Coordinator

Did you know one cigarette butt per litre of water can kill the fish in a stream? The Butt Blitz is an open event that anyone in Canada can join. Participants can either attend a local event where there will … Continue Reading

Charity Village · Jan 18, 2017

The Power of Entrepreneurship and Purpose

On this episode of Ditch The Box we welcome the CEO of TerraCycle, Tom Szaky. Tom is the definition of a leader. Born in Budapest, Hungary, he didn’t have a true feel for the power of entrepreneurship until he attended college … Continue Reading

Ditchtheboxes.com · Jan 18, 2017

Henkel Corporation involves repair shops in aftermarket sustainability initiative -

Henkel Corporation, a company that offers LOCTITE threadlocker products to suit the needs of the professional mechanic, is setting forth to reduce the ecologic footprint that the industry’s day-to-day operations place on the environment. Henkel’s sustainability program gives shops the … Continue Reading

Automotive Body Repair Network online · Jan 17, 2017

Portland-area schools receive ecomaine recycling grants

Ecomaine announced the winners of more than $16,000 in grants awarded to 12 Maine schools as part of the company’s 2017 school Recycling Grants Program. The nonprofit regional waste management organization invited schools in its 58 member communities to apply … Continue Reading

The Forecaster · Jan 16, 2017

10 Davos participants who will restore your faith in the future

Rising nationalism, international tensions, runaway climate change. It’s tempting to despair of humanity at the start of 2017. Instead of giving up, though, the people below are working to improve the world around them, whether through entrepreneurship, art, innovation or … Continue Reading

WorldEconomicForum.org · Jan 13, 2017

FBA tackles another challenge – recycling ‘non-recyclables’

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Beautification Alliance (FBA) introduces cigarette butt recycling to Fallbrook with the installation of its first TerraCycle cigarette receptacle. The test unit has been installed near a bench along the beautiful Pico Promenade, where discarded cigarette butts … Continue Reading

Fallbrook & Bonsall Village News · Jan 8, 2017