We spoke to Patrick Eve, Managing Director of ZigZag Global to explore ways to improve sustainability in the supply chain and increase revenue for retailers with reverse logistics.
Posts Categorized: circular economy
A logistics startup is tackling the problem of unwanted retail items by helping retailers efficiently manage returns globally.
From recycling waste products to closing gaps in efficiency, these seven curated innovations highlight the crossovers between sustainability and the circular economy.
A new company allows people to rent designer furnishings and art
Scientists have developed a new method to filter out salt and metal ions from water by mirroring the ion selectivity of cell membranes in their own membranes.
A new skyscraper in San Francisco could save nearly 30,000 gallons of water per day with its integrated sewage recycling system.
A collaborative project supported by the Danish Ministry of the Environment uses agricultural waste as building materials in sustainable housing.
A design studio in the Netherlands uses 3D printing to turn plastic waste into public furniture that encourages citizens to co-operate.
A new shelter design built of recycled plastics may provide more humane living conditions for refugees.
A compostable to-go drink container uses a three-step origami process to replace the need for plastic lids.
A new subscription service that works with multiple brands, allows customers to return their cups to any participating store.
Dutch companies have devised a way to recycle toilet into construction materials.
A new company hopes to use waste methane to grow bio-polyester for use in clothing manufacture.
Indonesian company hopes to increase business for local seaweed farmers, while also reducing the amount of plastic that is being dumped in the ocean.
A new system eliminates food packaging waste and allows customers to buy only the exact amounts they need
A Finnish utility company has created a circular system for generating electricity from biological waste products
This platform enables hosts to offer short-term accommodation to skilled guests, who can help with their choice of tasks around the house.