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Things You Can’t Recycle and Sustainable Alternatives
10 Things You Can’t Recycle and Sustainable Alternatives to Replace Them

As more and more countries and cities make recycling compulsory, and invest in responsible waste…

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The Journey of Upcycling Plastic Bottles to Create Sustainable Jobs and Products

In episode 37 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Ian Rosenberger, Founder…

Reducing Plastic Consumption with Richa Malik of The Happy Turtle

Made with Transistor In episode #9 of the Impact India podcast, I connect with Richa…

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Meet the iPhone Case Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles

The eco-minded tech brand Nimble has announced its new Bottle Case, the world’s only protective case…

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This Social Entrepreneur Empowers Marginalized Women to Fight India’s Plastic Crisis

Upon seeing children in urban slums playing amidst a heap of plastic garbage, social entrepreneur Rohit Nayak…

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Waste to Wear: Meet the Sustainable Brand That Turns Trash Into Hats

Photo credit: Topiku Topiku makes SoCal streetwear-inspired hats from textile offcuts, leather scraps and HDPE plastics typically…

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Meet the Moms Reducing Plastic Pollution and Changing Lives in Cambodia

We all know plastic pollution sucks. Seeing and knowing how bad the global plastic pollution…

These Social Entrepreneur Siblings Created A Swimwear Brand to Combat Ocean Pollution

  Ever heard of World Environment Day(June 5)? Believe it or not, it’s been a…

Blockchain To Turn Plastic Waste
This Social Enterprise Uses Blockchain To Turn Plastic Waste Into Currency To Save Our Oceans

Using blockchain technology, the Plastic Bank offers a secure and transparent way to monetize ocean-bound…

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Meet The Travel Backpack Made Using 23 Recycled Plastic Bottles

  Meet 8hz, a new ethical brand dedicated to making products with fabric created from…

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Meet The Power Couple Using Social Enterprise To Clean Up Australia’s Beaches

  I am hoping that, in 2017, with the amazing amount of information sharing we…

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Meet Recover Brands, an American Manufacturing Company Producing Clothes Out of Recycled Materials

  Meet the American manufacturing company Recover Brands. Recover strives to create the best, most environmentally friendly…

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Meet Go Java, the Social Enterprise Recycling Your Coffee Pods

  Toronto-based social enterprise, Go Java, has finally taken the step we all needed –…

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7 Ways For Social Entrepreneurs To Attract Talent And Resources

To me, growing and scaling a social venture is similar to scaling a traditional venture.…