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Flat-pack furnishings retailer Ikea said Tuesday that it will offer to buy back thousands...

Waste Reduction Week has been declared by Yorkton Council.

On Plastics Thursday of #WasteReductionWeek, CTV News at Noon broadcast live from Urban...

Niagara Region is observing Waste Reduction Week, Oct.

Students at West Ferris Secondary School have been busy this week breathing new life into...

DURHAM — No, someone didn’t prank Durham Region by leaving mounds of recyclables at its...

New report by Second Harvest, agency that works to reduce food waste, says one-third of...

Takeout is a great way to skip cooking and the dishes.

The legendary puppeteer behind beloved Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the...

The future is uncertain. As the global population is...

Through La Tablée des Chefs, the non-profit he founded in 2003, Jean-François Archambault...

A new report from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) is calling for major...

Next time you see a loaded garbage truck headed for the landfill, imagine that it’s packed...

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began early this year, textile recyclers and exporters have had...

Plastic is a huge part of the toy industry.

Single-use plastics have become a scourge on the planet, and the amount of plastic in the...

Implementing a systematic change can seem daunting, but nearly every significant disruption...

The Government of Canada has committed to go plastic free in its operations by 2020,  they...

A community fridge is a straightforward concept.

The Global E-waste Monitor 2020 report found that the world dumped a record 53.6 million...

From power tools, to camping equipment to children toys...

How valuable is that old cell phone or desktop computer?

In Alberta, we know that we need smart solutions to build a circular economy for plastics...

As part of IKEA’s global commitment to people and the planet, the company will eliminate...

Walmart Canada is helping reduce food waste while cutting emissions from delivery services...

Polytechnique Montréal has launched the Canada-wide Collaborative Research and Training...

Imagine a future where a billion people have been lifted to the economic middle class but...

Your smartphone is far more powerful than the NASA computers that put Neil Armstrong and...

Financiers can and must make the shift to circularity, ensuring the consumption and...

A new Metro Vancouver app will do your Christmas shopping for you.

The 'ask' of Justin's petition is that supermarkets and grocery stores be barred from...

Recycling Council of Ontario and The Beer Store visited a bottling facility to highlight...

Just less than half the food produced in the U.S. and Canada is thrown away.

Electric vehicles can help save the planet, but their batteries pose a serious challenge to...

Every business aims to develop a competitive advantage, create value for stakeholders,...

The head of Recycle NB wants to get the word out about the province's electronics recycling...

There is a critical mass of projects being assembled to accelerate the Circular Economy in...

The impressive EcoHelmet is made from recycled paper...

Now a small but growing group of innovators is turning to the genius of nature in an...

The fashion industry runs on a business model that generates negative externalities for...

Bring out your dead microwaves, your threadbare tires, that vacuum that hasn’t sucked quite...

Bring out your dead microwaves, your threadbare tires, that vacuum that hasn’t sucked quite...

Metro Vancouver has launched Think Thrice About Your Clothes, a new waste reduction...