Europeans have say on environment

Europeans are passionate about protecting the environment and are doing their bit to tackle plastic waste, according to a new poll. The Eurobarometer survey on attitudes to the environment saw 28,000 EU citi...

Olympics embrace circular ideas

Organisers of next year's Winter Olympics in South Korea are making every effort to make it an exemplar of sustainable practices. The PyeongChang Forum for the Earth and its Citizens has been established as ...

Drinking is good for the environment

Making alcoholic drinks using ingredients that would otherwise go to waste is a growing trend. Innovators Magazine toasted some of the heroes making these beverages in an article earlier this year, including...

Sign up for ‘eco-innovation webinar’

A free webinar next week will provide insight into the business opportunities that can be generated from discarded fishing nets. The Circular Ocean initiative, a three-year project supported by the European ...

Coalition supports green packaging

An international Coalition group working to lock sustainability into the packaging industry is going from strength to strength. The Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) has over 200 members, including Amazo...

Global team targets marine waste

A new international collaboration project to keep millions of pounds of plastics out of the seas has been launched. Dell and NGO, Lonely Whale, are spearheading the NextWave initiative - backed by UN Environ...

Sailing team takes on plastic waste

The ‘Turn the Tide on Plastic' sailing team taking part in the Volvo Ocean Race is shining a light on the problem of plastic waste. Dee Caffari leads the team, which is backed by the UN Environment’s Clean S...

Vote for your circular favourite

(SWITZERLAND) The public will soon have the opportunity to vote for their favourite circular economy pioneer. The Circulars, launched in 2015, is an awards platform held at the World Economic Forum’s (WEF...

Sustainable fashion takes centre stage

Around 180 stakeholders from across the fashion ecosystem gathered in Amsterdam yesterday to look at savvy ways to design a sustainable industry. The 'Accelerating and Scaling Daring Innovation' industry eve...

‘Towards a pollution‑free planet’

(KENYA) International leaders pledged to work harder to tackle pollution during this week's UN Environment Assembly meeting in Nairobi. The three-day event, which concluded yesterday, welcomed over 4000 i...