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Nike unveils Flyleather: a sustainable leather material made with 50 percent recycled leather fiber

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 21, 2017

Putting sustainability at the heart of the fashion industry is no easy feat, but key players across the value chain continue to demonstrate that they’re up to the task.

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Only 1.5% e-waste recycled via institutional process: Assocham

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 18, 2017

A meagre 1.5 per cent of the total e-waste generated in India is recycled through an institutional process, a study by industry body Assocham said today.

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H&M Foundation, HKRITA find way to recycle textiles

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 14, 2017

The non-profit H&M Foundation and the Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA) together have found groundbreaking solution to recycle blend textiles into new fabrics and...

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Delhi Metro Rail Corporation commissions new construction waste recycling unit

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 21, 2017

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has commissioned a new facility at Rohini for recycling of construction and demolition waste generated by its construction works.

Inaugurated yesterday by DMRC Managing Director Mangu Singh, the plant can also be used by other...

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IoT helps Telangana automate urban waste recycling operations

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 3, 2017

Digitising waste management processes is one of the priorities for any state government developmental programme. A first of its kind by any state government, the Telangana government has decided...

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Plastic waste to be converted to diesel

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 6, 2017

A systematic plastic waste management in the city has begun with the commissioning of a plastic waste management plant at Bhatar.

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RECYCLED CLAIM STANDARD (RCS) 2.0 & GLOBAL RECYCLED STANDARD (GRS) 4.0 RELEASED

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 3, 2017

Textile Exchange proudly announces the release of Recycled Claim Standard 2.0 (RCS) and Global Recycled Standard 4.0 (GRS). The newly revised versions of these #GlobalRecycled standards include...

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ASUS to Recycle 20 Percent of Its Global E-waste by 2025

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 6, 2017

Taiwanese tech giant ASUS on Monday announced the recycling of 20 per cent of its global electronic waste (e-waste) by 2025.

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IKEA UK & Ireland launches ‘textile take-back’ scheme

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 5, 2017

IKEA UK & Ireland has launched a new textile take-back scheme at its Cardiff store, encouraging customers to recycle unwanted textiles and help the local community.

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Kerala government may soon bring in a law to regulate e-waste

By : sustainabilityo..., May 24, 2017

Kerala government is thinking of bringing in a new legislation to regulate and recycle e-waste, which poses a great threat to the environment nowadays. Minister for Local Self-Government, K T...

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