Of the staggering 50 million tonnes of e-waste produced globally each year, just 20% is recycled. But a circular approach, as outlined in a new report, could turn the world's e-waste moun...
The Platform for Accelerating the Circular Economy launched 18 months ago, and has already made great strides with projects around the world. Now it's time to scale those up - and we need...
Our food production system is highly inefficient and costly; for every dollar spent on food, society pays $2 in health, economic and environmental costs. It's time to bring food into the ...
We need more transparency about the environmental impact of materials and clearer communication around recycling methods
The transition to a circular economy will do more than save the planet - it will also create vast new economic opportunities, sometimes in the most unexpected places.
Creating a circular economy for plastics will depend on new business models and innovation to transform consumer packaged goods. Here's how that could work
Fast fashion suits the demand for the growing global middle class for choice and value, but it carries a high environmental price. It's time to start moving to a more sustainable business...
With the right investments in education, training and health, it should be possible to realize the full potential of a more inclusive society
Only 14% of plastic packaging is recycled globally. Circular packaging solutions are a priority - and they will create value for brands, as these trailblazing examples demonstrate.
The growing problem of plastic waste in the ocean is hurting marine life and livelihoods around the world - and it's going to take a new, global, circular economy-based approach to solve it.
The traditional linear economy, as typified by single-use disposable plastic items, is unsustainable. Here are five steps we must take towards a circular, waste-free future.
Also in this week's round-up: rabbit-plant hybrids, 750 million migrants and the countries that emit the most carbon.
The innovative technology could revolutionize the way we make our clothes and cut down on pollution and carbon dioxide emissions.
China is perfectly placed to innovate digital solutions for waste, especially in its fast-growing food industry.
Every year six million tonnes of coffee grounds end up in landfill. But coffee waste is a useful resource that could be upcycled for all sorts of purposes - from biofuel to fertilizer.