environment

Analysis PSFK Visits EastPack, The East Coast's Leading Packaging Convention

Packaging is undergoing a kind of revolution as consumer habits change, requiring more focus on the environment and on delivery—here's what we found at one of the world's largest packaging expos

Case Study Travelers Can Make Emissions-Reducing Transportation Plans Using Booking Service

Green Tickets shrinks carbon footprints by providing travelers with the climate impact of their routes in order to reduce energy consumption, while still accounting for affordability and speed of travel

Consumer Goods Waitrose Customers Can Grocery Shop Completely Packaging-Free

The U.K. grocery chain's Unpacked program encourages shoppers to bring their own containers in an effort to curb single-use plastics, and customers are already big fans

Automotive Porsche Personalizes Its Drivers' Carbon Footprint Reduction

The luxury auto brand's carbon calculator gives each Porsche driver a personalized donation rec to support climate-related projects that reduce CO2 emissions

Design Evian Goes Carbon Neutral With Collapsable, Recycled Water Dispenser

The premium water brand is testing out a collapsable dispenser made from thin plastic that is easy to recycle and co-created with consumers

Fashion & Apparel Everlane Dedicates New Sub-brand To Carbon-Neutral Sneakers

The DTC retailer aims to offer an eco-friendly alternative to the hype cycle of sneaker culture

Brand Activation & Immersion H&M To Sell Second-Hand Apparel As Part Of Sustainability Strategy

The fast-fashion retailer is increasing its sustainability measures with the sale of second-hand merchandise from its subsidiary brand & Other Stories

Interview Interview: How A Circular Shopping Platform Lets Consumers Own The Product, Not The Packaging

Loop's co-founder explains how the sustainable packaging platform works with brands like P&G, Unilever and more to enable ecologically sound consumption patterns with durable containers designed for refill and reuse

Home Mitsubishi Drivers Can Power Their Car And Home Via Solar Platform

The Dendo Drive House system allows for owners to power multiple vehicles and their home via the sun's energy, enabling flexible, sustainable and economic power for all

Children Disney's Internal Design Tool Helps Retailers Implement Recyclable Packaging

Disney and the Toy Association are aiming to set a new industry standard, releasing a SmartPackaging tool that provides smaller retailers with the resources they need to enable sustainable design

Shopper Education & Assistance Sperry Sporters Can Ask Alexa How To Reduce Environmental Footprint

The footwear retailer is raising awareness among consumers on ocean pollution with an Alexa Skill called Sperry Waterkeeper

Loyalty & Membership Lyft 'Green Mode' Lets Riders Choose Electric Vehicles

Lyft intends to align with consumer interest in sustainability while helping promote EV drivers with a feature that lets riders select an environmentally friendly vehicle

Delivery & Logistics By 2025, IKEA Promises To Deliver All Shoppers' Goods Via EVs

Shanghai is the first stop on the retailer's global mission to convert entirely to electric-vehicle delivery, part of its broader goal to significantly reduce its environmental impact

Packaging & Product Engagement PSFK Spotlight From Facebook's 2019 Trends Report: Circular Economy

Eco-conscious brands are incorporating recycled materials into new goods to reduce their environmental impact, while shoppers are buying products from sellers who reflect their values

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