Over 6 trillion cigarettes are produced each year globally, resulting in 1.2 million tonnes of toxic waste dumped into the environment. RMIT University researchers have previously shown fired-clay bricks with 1% recycled cigarette butt content are as strong as normal...
To support the development of the circular economy a strong focus on mechanical recycling of plastics is needed. We cannot agree with regulatory incentives for chemical recycling, which is a waste recovery activity that is certainly not good for...
The circular economy for more sustainable growth The linear economy model (take-make-use-dispose) which doesn’t provide for the recovery, recycling and reuse of waste, is imperfect since it considers the natural resources of our planet to be infinite, but, unfortunately, this...
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...
Running shoes made with 100% recyclable material: Adidas strengthens its commitment to tackling plastic waste with the reveal of FUTURECRAFT.LOOP - a 100% recyclable performance running shoe. “Taking plastic waste out of the system is the first step, but we can’t...
Sustainable architecture is increasingly becoming a need for citizens of the world; experimentation and creativity are certainly among the winning factors of an ecological and sustainable approach in the field of construction. Thanks to visionary and passionate architects, new techniques...
With the baobab planted in Kenya, Treedom, the Italian platform that allows you to plant and give trees remotely and follow their history online, as part of environmental and social sustainability projects, crosses the milestone of one and a...
Tondo is pleased to present "Circular Threads", the first study that aims to investigate the link between the Italian textile and fashion industry and the Circular Economy. The study, carried out in collaboration with Fondazione Pistoletto, Associazione Tessile e...
At Luxepack Monaco 2019, the international exhibition for the luxury packaging, from the laboratories of Favini, a leading global company for the development of innovative and sustainable graphic specialities, comes REFIT, the new paper made with textile and wool...
One year after Microsoft's announcement of the plan capable of making the company "carbon negative", here are the first results presented in the company's Sustainability Report. The challenge of modern society for the present and above all for the future...

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