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

Geomega Will Recycle Rare Earths From USA Rare Earth

CleanTechnica

Geomega Resources Inc, which is a rare earth cleantech developer for mining and recycling, is partnering up with USA Rare Earth, which is a funding and development partner of the Round Top Heavy Rare Earth and Critical Minerals Project in West Texas, to recycle rare earth–containing production waste.

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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.

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

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.

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

How Corona virus is Disrupting Waste & Recycling

The Environmental Blog

The escalation of COVID-19 across the globe has hampered recycling efforts in Europe and North America. It’s also not great news for waste management and recycling, with recycling centers closing in most cities across the world, which has led to service disruptions for consumers.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

COVID-19 disrupts recycling programs across the US

Inhabitat - Innovation

The pandemic is impacting yet another part of our world: recycling programs

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.

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

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.

More Bad News For Oil & Gas: Plastic Recycling Targeted By University of Delaware

CleanTechnica

More bad news for oil and gas stakeholders, new high tech plastic recycling-upcycling research center launches at University of Delaware. Research Science Center for Plastics Innovation Chamours Delaware DOE LaShanda Korely Thomas H. Epps III UET University of Delaware Waste Reduction

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

The Plastics Recycling Puzzle: Can Chemistry Close the Loop?

CleanTech Group

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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.

How Pandora hopes to reach 100% recycled silver and gold

GreenBiz

How Pandora hopes to reach 100% recycled silver and gold. By 2030, Pandora, the world’s largest jewelry brand by volume, will use 100 percent recycled silver and gold in its products. As it stands, 71 percent of the silver and gold in Pandora jewelry comes from recycled sources.

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.

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

How this Pandemic is Reshaping the Recycling Industry

Green Living Guy

The post How this Pandemic is Reshaping the Recycling Industry appeared first on Green Living Guy. green living plastic pollution recycle recyclingThe current world pandemic will not leave any soon and nothing will be the same as it was before.

This fashion boutique in India is crafted from recycled materials

Inhabitat - Innovation

This fashion boutique is made with clay tiles, upcycled metal, recycled beer bottles and more

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

Car Recycling – It’s A Big Deal.

Green Living Guy

I mean common “reduce, reuse, recycle” mantra. The one to promote recycling household goods. Plus many more are probably active recyclers. The post Car Recycling – It’s A Big Deal. First of all, plenty of Americans recognize (and have probably repeated) the mantra.

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.

Addressing the challenges of aluminium recycling

Envirotec Magazine

Sorting technologies manufacturer TOMRA Recycling considers the limitations of existing sorting methods and explores the issues facing European scrap metal processors and aluminium producers investing in equipment to sort their own scrap material. Recycling and Reuse

Pharrell Williams debuts The Pebble, a recyclable dining kit

Inhabitat - Innovation

Pentatonic, a circular economy company focused on removing single-use plastic products from the marketplace, partnered with acclaimed singer and outspoken opponent of single-use plastic Pharrell Williams to launch a portable dining kit made from recycled materials

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.

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

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

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.

Designer Dana Cohen creates unique, recycled fabric garments

Inhabitat - Innovation

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