circular economy

New Zero Waste Standard Helps Companies Demonstrate Progress in Sustainability Journey

SCS Certification Standard Focuses on Facilities Working Toward Waste Diversion, Reduction and Re-use
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EMERYVILLE, Calif., April 28, 2021 /3BL Media/ - SCS Global Services (SCS), a global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing, and standards development, today announced the launch of its new Zero Waste Standard. This new global certification standard enables companies to demonstrate the degree to which their waste streams are prevented, reused, or diverted from the landfill. It is robust yet flexible to allow companies to demonstrate incremental improvements, and to stimulate participation based on regional supply chain differences.

Antea Group Joins Forces With REMADE for Earth Day

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SAINT PAUL, Minn., April 22 2021 /3BL Media/ - In celebration of Earth Day, Antea Group is proud to announce that our organization has joined forces with the REMADE Institute, signing a pledge to accelerate the nation’s transition to a Circular Economy, increase the efficiency of resource use in manufacturing, reduce emissions, conserve resources, and create and sustain clean economy jobs.

Circularity 21

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The circular economy is a bold vision for tomorrow — and today — empowering leaders across industries and communities to increase resilience, mitigate climate risk and unlock new business opportunities. Circularity 21, the largest online circular economy event, offers an engaging and informative program, expo and networking opportunities.

Join the growing global community of thousands of visionaries and practitioners to learn, connect and accelerate the circular economy. Register today: https://bit.ly/3sfTJlT

Making a Difference: One Company's Mission to Put Sustainability at the Heart of All It Does

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In April 2019, the Life Science business of Merck* launched a four-year initiative that was aimed at improving its sustainability efforts when it came to packaging. For a global business shipping around 30,000 packages every day, the task was enormous. From reducing the overall amount of packaging it was using, maximising recycling, improving plastics sustainability and even targeting zero deforestation, the initiative was a statement of intent by the business to begin to understand its environmental impact – and do something about it.

Transform USA 2021 - Finalised Timed Agenda Announced, Register for Free Now

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March 30, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The world is in flux. The ongoing climate emergency and unbridled human activity continues to have a direct, catastrophic impact on the world around us. They are creating the perfect conditions for diseases like COVID-19 to emerge, and accelerated, irreversible climate change. Business is playing a huge role in contributing to this. But also, it can lead the change, and transform the way we live for a better future.
 

Partnerships Helping Dow Create Shared Value, Eliminate Waste Across the World

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Moving towards a circular economy benefits us all. I've been able to witness this firsthand as we work with our partners in Brazil and South Africa to develop proper waste management through recycling education, innovation and employment.

We’ve partnered with Sustainable Brands to highlight how these projects help us build toward a more sustainable value chain and a cleaner planet.

Rebond Rebound Event 2021

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Covestro and Mattress Recycling Council host “Rebond Rebound” Event

Rebond Rebound event aims to expand the circular economy opportunities for rebond polyurethane foam

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Covestro and Mattress Recycling Council host “Rebond Rebound” Event

Rebond Rebound event aims to expand the circular economy opportunities for rebond polyurethane foam

ACI Unveils Ambitious Circular Packaging Roadmap

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  • Part of ACI’s Sustainability Goal to Value Nature
  • ACI’s Committed to Supporting Our Members Reach This Ambition
  • Cleaning Products Industry is Committed to Sustainability
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  • Part of ACI’s Sustainability Goal to Value Nature
  • ACI’s Committed to Supporting Our Members Reach This Ambition
  • Cleaning Products Industry is Committed to Sustainability

New Training on Waste Impact Reporting

Course on Waste Standard is latest addition to GRI Academy
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Sustainability and waste management professionals have a new opportunity to deepen their understanding of waste reporting, following the launch of a training course on how to get the most out of the GRI Waste Standard.

The online course, accessible now through the GRI Academy, addresses both the theory and practice of waste reporting. Participants will cover:

Owens Corning's Approach to Building the Circular Economy

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February 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ - In the past, manufacturers used a straightforward, linear model to produce their goods: extract raw materials, build the products, discard the waste, and throw everything away when it’s no longer in use. The result? Depleted natural resources, increased pollution, and overflowing landfills. Clearly, an unsustainable model in every sense of the word.

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