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Creating the World’s First Recyclable Shampoo Bottle Made with Beach Plastic

Today, Procter & Gamble announced that it has teamed up with us at TerraCycle and SUEZ, the largest waste management company in Europe, to source, develop and put out the first fully recyclable shampoo bottle made from up to 25 percent recycled beach plastic, for the … Continue Reading

Sustainable Brands · Jan 19, 2017

Unilever, P&G step up their game

As for what individual companies are doing at this moment — and plan to do moving forward in response to the report — is a little less clear although one report participant Unilever, has already publicly announced its intention to … Continue Reading

Mother Nature Network · Jan 19, 2017

Corporate giants vow to curb ocean-clogging plastic packaging waste. If companies don’t act, oceanic plastic waste will outweigh fish.

When it comes to the federal government’s role in safeguarding the planet and its most valuable natural resources, the United States is about to perilously stumble headfirst into the great unknown. Domestic doom and gloom aside, this certainly doesn’t mean … Continue Reading

Mother Nature Network · Jan 19, 2017

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

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