There can be no ecological transition without a circular economy. And the possibilities of avoiding a climate catastrophe, by honoring the 2050 commitments made at the UN summit in Paris in 2015, are linked to the relaunch of the...
The term "greenwashing" is not a recent one. As early as 1986, environmentalist Jay Westerveld used this term to describe his experience in the Fiji Islands. The hotel on the island communicated to protect the coral reef by suggesting...
A 60-meter athletic track with three lanes, obtained from the recycling of used sneakers. Among these shoes there is a special pair, belonged to Pietro Mennea, Olympic champion in Moscow in 1980 and holder of the world record of...
Green turn for the Swedish furniture giant. Ikea turns in the direction of the circular economy and announces that it will start selling spare parts for wardrobes, sofas, beds and drawers, to try to be more sustainable and reduce...
84% of companies consider themselves to be "very or fairly" sustainable, but only 30% envisage production bonuses for managers who achieve sustainability objectives, and in most cases there is a lack of investment and dedicated organisational policies in line...
The Concept Shoe is a high-performance running shoe that gets fully recycled into alpine ski boot shells. Hot on the heels of Adidas Futurecraft Loop running shoes that never have to be thrown away, Salomon Sports is launching a...
What is meant by green claims and greewashing? A definition of green claim and greenwashing can be found in the working paper entitled "Guidelines for the implementation/application of Directive 2005/29/EC on unfair commercial practices" published by the European Commission on...
Companies, organisations, institutions, start-ups and research bodies showed their circular path to encourage the birth of innovative and entrepreneurial activities at national and international level. Five themes were covered during the two-day event: Agri-food, Textiles and Fashion, City, Materials and...
Developing a new process for the recovery of high-value materials and metals from end-of-life mobile phones with a view to the circular economy. This is the aim of the PORTENT project, co-financed by the Lazio Region with about 140,000...
Lately we often hear terms like Green Finance, financial sustainability, social impact bonds, SRI etc: why so many names? So what is sustainable finance? Sustainable finance is linked to an ethical vision of long-term investment. These are investments in activities...

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