Under the five-year plan, Ford will identify the five largest volume waste-to-landfill streams at each of its plants, and develop plans to reduce the waste and track progress.
Unilever makes a lot of packaged materials, but at least it’s making them more efficiently. More than half of its 258 factories worldwide are now zero-waste facilities.
After great success with instant recycling of mobile phones and MP3 players, ecoATM is adding tablets to the list.
A recycling-themed pavilion installation at New York’s PS1 gallery will use scrap wood from a skateboard manufacturer to provide shade for outdoor musical performances.
Trading a gas-guzzler in for a more efficient vehicle can help make the UK a greener place. Literally.
A special garbage compactor could help NASA close the loop and protect astronauts from radiation in deep space.
Vodaphone’s “Nearly New” program repurposes used cell phones while helping to close the smartphone divide.