upcycling ocean plastics | blog post

June 7, 2019

This World Ocean Day a few solutions to recover ocean plastic will be discussed and hopefully implemented. But often one question remains unanswered – what do we do with all that recovered plastic, and how do we fund the enormous expense of ocean plastic recovery? Discover a new breed of innovators who have come up with end of life solutions to create value out of recovered Ocean plastics.


mechanical recycling | paper

May 20, 2019

A new generation of changemakers are in full innovation mode, applying new technologies and business models to lift the field of mechanical recycling to the next level.  Discover the latest mechanical solutions to solve the plastic waste problem.


university innovations | newsletter

May 12, 2019

Universities around the world are increasingly turning their attention to the challenges facing societies, including solving the problem of plastic waste and pollution. Discover these sustainability changemakers in Universities and their solutions for a plastic circular economy.


reusable foodservice solutions | newsletter

May 5, 2019

Waste reduction in foodservice can help cut costs, and when properly communicated to customers, can even become a competitive advantage and help grow business. Discover solutions that address plastic waste in the foodservice industry.


the art of upcycling | tete de toreau | notable persons

April 28, 2019

Celebrate some of the most inspiring innovations and changemakers giving a second life to our waste. When reduce and reuse are not yet an option, upcycling is the best use for our waste.


plastic-free oceans and waterways | documentary series

April 22, 2019

More than eight million tonnes of plastic are estimated to enter the sea every year. Discover some of the most promising innovations and campaigns trying to turn the tide on ocean plastics.


chemical recycling of plastic waste | blog post

April 15, 2019

A variety of chemical recycling technologies are emerging to help solve the problem of plastic waste. Discover the latest mechanical recycling innovations to create the possibility of a truly circular plastic economy.


digital technologies and plastic waste | best practices

April 8, 2019

Technologies related to AI, IOT, 3D printing and Blockchain are creating disruptive solutions for sustainability and the environment and closing the loop on the plastic circular economy. Discover some of the latest digital technologies.


single-use plastics ban | blog post

April 2, 2019

Discover solutions that present alternatives to the use of plastic cutlery, cotton buds, straws, stirrers single-use polystyrene cups and those made from oxo-degradable plastics.


plastic recycling technologies | blog post

March 24, 2019

Discover some promising innovations and research that can help developing nations in managing their plastic waste through recycling technologies and join the conversation by sharing your views on recycling.


reduce & reuse with packaging breakthroughs | blog post

March 17, 2019

Discover solutions to eliminate packaging materials, reuse it, or create environmentally sustainable alternatives with acceptable tradeoffs on cost and functionality.


recycling the unrecyclable | blog post

March 11, 2019

Discover solutions on how to economically recycle multilayer laminates, foodservice containers and other items that normally go the landfill.

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