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Beauty Body Shop Stores Will Take Back Customers' Empties To Reduce Plastic Waste

The personal care retailer's in-store campaign encourages consumer recycling in partnership with social impact enterprise Plastics for Change

Delivery & Logistics Subscription Intimates Brand Encourages Consumers To Recycle Their Underwear

Knickey is encouraging sustainability by offering its subscribers the chance to trade in used intimate apparel for a free new pair

Cafe & Restaurant Subscription Take-Out Service Helps Customers Curb Packaging Waste

London's DabbaDrop implements re-usable metal tiffin tins in order to package its meals without plastic, offering consumers plastic-free food delivery via bicycle

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

Brand Activation & Immersion Apple Expands Recycling Program For Earth Day 2019

The tech co is not only investing in its robotic phone recycling program to help more consumers curb electronic waste, but is also launching a Material Recovery lab in Austin to further its sustainability research

Fashion & Apparel Adidas Commits To Sustainability With 100% Recyclable Shoe

Called The Loop, the fully sustainable sneaker is part of the sportswear retailer's efforts to reduce shoe-making waste, designing a pair of kicks that are "made to be remade"

Consumer Goods Upstart CPG Brands Set The Trend Towards Reusable Household Products

Taking sustainability to the next level, refillable and non-toxic household product brand Blueland is set to disrupt an entrenched industry by changing consumer behavior

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Whole Foods Takes Shoppers' Beauty Empties In Exchange For Bag Of Ethical Products

On March 30, the grocery and lifestyle retailer will reward the first 200 customers who bring an empty personal care product to select locations, giving them a beauty bag valued at $100 in promotion of its ethical & natural beauty expansion

Analysis 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

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

Health Humankind Lets Shoppers Order Products Like Deodorant In Refillable Containers

The personal hygiene company is reducing plastic waste by providing shoppers with refillable applicators and containers for everyday products like deodorant and shampoo

Food & Beverage Loop Helps UPS, PepsiCo, P&G And More Enable No-Waste Packaging

The circular shopping platform transforms the single-use packaging of everyday items like toothpaste or ice cream into durable and reusable containers, curbing waste by letting consumers use and return rather than discard

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

Post Purchase Service & Support Amazon Debuts Platform To Assist Customers With Electronics Recycling

Called Second Chance, the platform offers information on how to recycle, repair and return devices purchased from the etailer, providing free product support for 90 days and even instructing on how to best recycle packaging materials