Quick Bit from Mary Mazzoni
To help clear up confusion about recycling, the Sustainable Packaging Coalition developed its How2Recycle Label, a straightforward label that gives consumers detailed information about the packaging materials and their proper disposal.
PET bottle recycling surpassed 30 percent for the first time, but there's still room for improvement.
Feature from Mary Mazzoni
The shampoo bottle. The deodorant canister. Both are plastic -- but they're not created equal. Here's why some plastics are recyclable and others may not be.
The U.S. recycling rate has risen by less than 6 percent in the past decade. This sad but true stat leaves many greenies wondering what’s stopping American consumers from blue-binning it more often. A new study, published in the peer-reviewed ...
News from Earth911
ACI's new report shows cleaning industry’s progress in sustainability and transparency.
Tips from Haley Shapley
As consciousness has risen when it comes to the health of the environment, businesses have responded en masse by offering more eco-friendly products, services and policies — or at least, they say they have. Greenwashing is a term used for ...