Circular Economy

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Eliminating waste and promoting the safe use of natural resources.

Did you know? One company says it can use recycled plastic bottles to repave roads in ways that last longer than standard methods.

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These materials are replacing animal-based products in the fashion industry

New innovations using next-gen and bio-based materials are expected to replace animal or fossil-fuel-based textiles in the fashion industry.

This Indian Start-up Cuts Waste Using The Power Of The Cloud

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Plastics and the Environment

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Chemical and Materials Industry

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Circular Economy and Material Value Chains

This effort works with partners to advance circular models for plastics, electronics, batteries, cars, and textiles.

Global Battery Alliance

This effort helps companies and governments develop guiding principles for the creation of a sustainable battery value chain by 2030.


Crowdsource Innovation

Shiwi SAC

We seek to create harmony between man and nature through the conscious consumption of products from natural protected areas.

Second Life

We support local, informal collectors on islands and in remote coastal areas to recover and transport ocean plastics and waste to recyclers.


We help stakeholders across supply chains trace raw materials from their source into parts and ultimately to end products.

Serious Shea

We promote a novel value chain for shea butter to avoid the use of wood in the production of this popular commodity.

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