E-waste makes up 70% of toxic waste in landfills – but manufacturers are realizing it could be a valuable source of rare materials and could soon be queuing up to take it off your hands.
Many businesses are focused on recycling, but it's only part of the story. It's time to give current models of production and consumption a shock, say Ellen MacArthur and Unilever's Paul ...
Innovators, policymakers and business leaders spoke at the World Economic Annual Meeting 2018 about getting a circular economy off the ground.
A growing amount of e-waste should draw attention to the broader sustainability of a digital society.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged to eliminate all avoidable plastic waste by 2042, as part of a 'green Brexit'.
But Wales, a 'global leader' in recycling, could outperform it as early as 2018. Here's what we can learn from the world's most eco-friendly countries.
Italian winemaker Camillo Magoni is using reclaimed water at La Morita treatment plant in the Mexican border city of Tijuana to cultivate wine.
Unsafe working conditions, forced labour and toxic fumes: the hidden costs built into your smartphone.
New types of tech are ushering in a more sustainable world – and these five are leading the way.
In the US, the life insurance participation rate is in a steady decline, reaching new historic lows each year. This, coupled with insufficient savings, creates financial instability for m...
Humanity has created 8.3 billion tonnes of plastic – a figure that will quadruple by 2050 at the current rate of production, according to new research.
Moving to a circular economy could generate $4.5 trillion in new economic activity. Here's how four firms are leading the way
How economies can maintain "openness" and structural reform.
The circular economy, if used properly, could dramatically decrease waste.
A not-so-quiet repair revolution is taking place in communities across Britain.