This article gives kudos to:
- Waste Management
We doubt that they’re perfect, but appreciate the lead they’re setting.
Even as the idea of a circular economy–a sustainable business theory that companies should eliminate waste by designing their business models to recycle and reuse everything they produce–becomes more popular, the traditional “take, make, waste” linear economy model is still, from sheer numbers standpoint, the standard. Just around 6% of materials bought and consumed worldwide are then recycled back into new products.