Northvolt & Hydro Team Up For EV Battery Recycling

CleanTechnica

Electric cars and recycling are made for each other. Northvolt and others are working today on the battery anhd motor recycling systems of tomorrow. Batteries Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Energy Storage Green Economy Lithium-Ion Batteries battery recycling circular economy electric motor recycling hydro Northvolt ReVolt

Adidas Leads The Way On Plastic Recycling

CleanTechnica

Adidas is an industry leader in using recycled PET plastic in its products. Consumer Technology Green Economy Manufacturing Adidas Adidas recycled football field Closed Loop GreenBiz PET plastic recycled PET plastic recycled polymers for clothing waste

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Quick Guide To EV Battery Reuse & Recycling

CleanTechnica

The growth in deployments of lithium batteries will inevitably create a large flow of retired or used batteries. By 2030, analysts predict that retirements could exceed half a million vehicles annually or over 2 million metric tonnes of batteries per year.

Audi & Umicore Collaborate On EV Battery Recycling

CleanTechnica

Electric vehicle (EV) battery recycling has been a topic of discussion for years, but it took some time to get enough electric cars on the road (and then off the road) for commercially viable EV battery recycling outfits to grow.

Rebuilding recycling to go circular

GreenBiz

Rebuilding recycling to go circular. The circular economy is a solution for our future health and wellness and recycling has a vital role to play. A circular economy is not possible without recycling, yet it can’t happen through recycling alone. Recycling.

Coyuchi, full circularity and the challenge of textile recycling

GreenBiz

The home textiles company — and other players in the textile recycling space — want to show what's possible. Circular Economy Recycling

It's time to trash recycling

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Recycling Waste ManagementOur waste management practices are distractions from our main problem: too much stuff. But alternatives exist.

Different Uses of Recycled HDPE Plastic

The Environmental Blog

Also, it’s an easy-to-recycle plastic polymer in which recycling companies collect and process HDPE products. For recycling purposes, you’ll find HDPE labeled as #2 plastic. Long planks of recycled HDPE plastic are highly durable and weather-resistant. Recycl

Mattel Hopes For 100% Recycled-Made Toys By 2030

CleanTechnica

Mattel wants to transition to creating products that are made from 100% recycled products and for these products to be packed in recyclable or bio-based materials by. Green Economy Manufacturing Mattel recycled products renewable sugar cane plastics

2030 goals: Mattel aims for 100% recycled and recyclable toys

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Biomaterials Commitments & Goals RecyclingFirm behind Barbie, Hot Wheels and Fisher-Price plans to launch first toy made from and packaged in green materials in early 2020.

The aluminum can: America’s most successful recycling story that you’ve never heard

GreenBiz

On America Recycles Day, it's time to recognize one special piece of packaging. Circular Economy Recycling Waste Management

To increase recycling rates, empower consumers and skip the guilt trip

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Plastic Waste Recycled Paper RecyclingMessaging has to change.

Proctor & Gamble And PureCycle Collaborate On Polypropylene Recycling Process

CleanTechnica

Proctor & Gamble and PureCycle have created a new way to recycle tough plastics like polypropylene into valuable feedstocks for industry. Green Economy Manufacturing plastic recycling polypropylene Proctor and Gamble PureCycle Technology

Israeli Startup UBQ Says It Has The Answer To Recycling & The Circular Economy

CleanTechnica

A start-up in a small town in Israel says it has developed a way to recycle plastic and ordinary refuse that could form the basis of a truly circular economy. The best part is it says it can be profitable -- something most recycling schemes are not.

Episode 215: Recyclable snack pouches, climate athlete-activists

GreenBiz

Circular Economy plastic Podcast Recycling Sports GreenBiz 350 PodcastPlus, how COVID-19 could affect the future of building decarbonization.

PADI is making face masks from recycled ocean plastic

Inhabitat - Innovation

The recycled plastic masks feature fun ocean-inspired prints, too, like sharks and waves

Why are toothbrushes so hard to recycle?

Inhabitat - Innovation

How can we recycle or reuse our best tools for dental health Dentists tell us to use three or four toothbrushes per year, but most end up in landfills.

To boost recycling, give consumers discounts, deals and social connections

GreenBiz

Incentives for recycling can bring that number down. Circular Economy plastic Plastic Waste Recycling Waste ManagementOver an average lifetime of 78.7 years, one American would send 67,000 pounds of waste to landfills.

Cell Phone Recycling In Aspect of Environment Benefit

The Environmental Blog

This is the reason why cell phone recycling is so important. If you decide to get a new one, see with your supplier how to recycle the one you already have, they may have a program available. You can also search for a cell phone recycling location in your community. Recycle

Battery Recycling Will Be The New New Thing, & JB Straubel & Kore Power Are Leading The Way

CleanTechnica

Battery recycling allows the components inside lithium-ion batteries to be reclaimed for use in new batteries -- an important part of the transition to zero emission energy.

These pendant shades shine a light on recycled materials

Inhabitat - Innovation

LightArt is moving "from waste to watts" with its newest line of pendant light shades made from recycled materials

Beyond recycling: Redesigning the business of fashion with circularity

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Advanced Materials Clothing Fashion Lenzing Recycling SponsoredSponsored: Why fashion brands should care about circularity — and how to avoid being seen as greenwashing.

Why Does the USA Stuck at Recycling

The Environmental Blog

In the United States alone, recycling accounts for over $200 billion worth of industry spending. Why, then, is the United States still falling behind almost all other developed countries when it comes to recycling, renewable energy, and other resource conservation efforts? Recycle

Israeli Startup UBQ Says It Has The Answer To Recycling & The Circular Economy

CleanTechnica

A start-up in a small town in Israel says it has developed a way to recycle plastic and ordinary refuse that could form the basis of a truly circular economy. The best part is it says it can be profitable -- something most recycling schemes are not.

Office Recycling Guide – 9 Tips for Business Recycling

Green Business Bureau

Formalizing your office recycling program is often a great step forward in creating a more sustainable business and company. An official recycling policy can guide employees and demonstrate a sense of commitment toward sustainability in your business. Recycling Education.

Super Bowl LIV Will Feature Recyclable & Compostable Products

CleanTechnica

The Super Bowl this year will set an example for fans by featuring recyclable drink cups and compostable food service items. Consumer Technology Green Economy aluminum drink cups Ball Corporation compostable food service containers footprint super bowl

Coca-Cola, Pepsi and Dr Pepper team up for recycled plastics drive

GreenBiz

The collaboration spearheaded by WWF will focus on boosting recycling infrastructure and public awareness campaigns in the U.S. Circular Economy ocean plastic plastic Plastic Waste Recycling Waste Management

Which plastics recycling tech will dominate?

Envirotec Magazine

Titled “ The Future of Plastic Recycling ,” the report looks at four of the main plastic waste recycling processes – mechanical recycling, depolymerization, pyrolysis, and solvent-based recycling – and analyzes the factors impacting the economic viability of each.

Plastic Recycling – What’s Next for Takeback Schemes?

CleanTech Group

Plastic Recycling Plastics Recycling & WastePlastic has been a revolutionary substance. But since its invention over 100 years ago, our appetite for it continues to grow at an.

Greenpeace finds most 'recyclable' plastics are sent to landfills

Inhabitat - Innovation

Study findings have revealed several alarming results, including that many plastics labeled as recyclable are not actually recyclable

Manchester hotel joins soap and toiletry bottles recycling scheme

Envirotec Magazine

The Lowry Hotel in Manchester is among the first in the UK to sign up to a new toiletries recycling scheme. The half-used soaps from The Lowry Hotel will be shipped to a recycling centre in Amsterdam. Recycling and Reuse

Cheap virgin plastic is being sold as recycled plastic—it's time for better recycling certification

Eco-Business

Prompted by the low price of oil, factories in China are mixing virgin plastic with recycled plastic and selling it as recycled. Brands with sustainability commitments need to be sure what they're buying is genuinely recycled material.

Easier to understand recycling labelling welcomed by The Recycling Association

Envirotec Magazine

The new packaging labels introduced by the On-Pack Recycling Label (OPRL) organisation. Easier to understand recycling labelling has been welcomed by The Recycling Association. When combined with the OPRL labelling, this will lead to much higher quality recycling.

Kibardin shares creative recycled paper furniture designs

Inhabitat - Innovation

Need some design inspiration? Explore Kibardin Studios' paper furniture projects for an exciting at-home DIY project

How Kashi worked with Dow's Pack Studios to design recyclable granola pouches

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Advanced Materials RecyclingBeing on the same page about brand integrity and sustainability goals helped the two companies work across the supply chain.

WKE LifeProof phone cases use recycled ocean-bound waste

Inhabitat - Innovation

KE phone cases recycle plastic, so it doesn't end up in the ocean Lifeproof finds balance between protecting your phone and protecting the planet. The unique W?KE

Designer Dana Cohen creates unique, recycled fabric garments

Inhabitat - Innovation

The designer is fighting textile waste by recycling fabric into chic, high-end clothing

Reima designs a traceable, recyclable jacket for kids

Inhabitat - Innovation

The stylish and sustainable outerwear is crafted from only one material type, recycled polyester, and comes with a tracking code for users to follow the product's journey throughout its recycling and reuse

This recycled metal jewelry is inspired by our world

Inhabitat - Innovation

From recycled metal and gems to eco-friendly packaging and carbon-neutral production, Emma Aitchison jewelry is sustainable through and through. While Emma offers a line of handmade classics, she excels at giving old jewelry new life. This often means turning an antiquated

Recycled wind turbine blades proposed as a playscape for Burning Man

Inhabitat - Innovation

This installation could recycle these blades It turns out, nearly 8,000 wind turbine blades go to landfill each year.