To implement a true circular economy, we need to systematically and automatically reuse most of the material placed in our trash bags.
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Recycling gets all the attention, but emphasizing reduction and reuse can do so much more to manage waste and curb climate emissions.
Without recycling, there can be no circular economy. Without a circular economy, we cannot build environmentally sustainable cities. Without sustainable cities, we’d better start looking for another planet.
Sustainability Management alumna Asami Tanimoto recently spoke with students about her work to transform residential recycling and expand access.
The pandemic should be teaching us the importance of public health, environmental protection and scientific analysis; which should lead us to preserve rather than pollute the planet.
Most of what you put into the recycling bin doesn’t actually get recycled. Here’s why — and how we can do better.
Fossil fuel companies are ramping up production of virgin plastics, with huge potential consequences for climate and the environment.
How ploys like bioplastic and anti-litterbug campaigns help to protect the true culprits of plastic pollution.
The initial ban created a worldwide headache for scrap managers. The new version of the ban will surely lead to migraines.