Eco-friendly Practices

McKinsey: luxury consumers open to sustainability premium

Mar 27, 2019

Fashion industry experts say luxury consumers are expressing a willingness to spend more for garments whose production doesn't harm the environment or exploit workers, a sign that the era of sustainability in fashion is taking hold

Starbucks to test recyclable cups, redesign stores

Mar 20, 2019

Starbucks tells shareholders it plans to test recyclable cups, redesign stores

5 tips on what to do with unwanted stuff

Mar 20, 2019

After the joy of de-cluttering, what do you do with your unwanted stuff? 5 tips on how to find new homes.

Hawaii bills push 1st state ban on plastics in restaurants

Mar 19, 2019

Dozens of cities nationwide have banned plastic foam containers, but Hawaii is considering being the first state to outlaw them

Italy's ENI aims to zero carbon footprint upstream by 2030

Mar 15, 2019

Italian energy giant ENI says it will increase oil and gas production by 3.5 percent a year over its new 2019-2022 business plan, in line with the last four years

Californians lose millions of dollars in recycling deposits

Feb 28, 2019

California consumers are losing out on at least $308 million in nickel deposits on cans and bottles, largely because it's increasingly difficult to find recycling centers.

Amazon aims to cut its carbon footprint

Feb 18, 2019

Amazon, which ships millions of packages a year to shopper's doorsteps, wants to be greener

Correction: Lithium Ion Batteries-Recycling story

Feb 16, 2019

Correction: Lithium Ion Batteries-Recycling story

Man's body found amid materials at Missouri recycling center

Feb 14, 2019

St. Louis-area authorities are investigating how a man's body was delivered to a recycling center.

Hezbollah leader appears on Israeli recycling ad

Feb 10, 2019

An Israeli recycling corporation is running a large ad in central Tel Aviv featuring the image of Hezbollah militant leader Hassan Nasrallah

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