Starting a business is all about profit, right? But the planet needs to be taken into account, too, especially if you’re selling a sustainable product.
Researchers for the European 'Saltgae' project are demonstrating how algae can cut the costs of treating polluted water- and do it in a sustainable way.
Depop's London Selfridges pop-up is the third of its physical locations and showcases stores run by a variety of successful clothing resellers.
Meissa Fall from Saint Louis, Senegal, recycles abandoned bicycles, using every part to create sculptures effectively extending their usefulness into perpetuity.
The box traveled more than 200 miles from Oregon to California before it was deposited at a plant.
Return plastic bottles for recycling at designated points around the city.
Our top tips for enjoying the wedding season in a creative and eco-friendly way.
Our top tips will enable you to have a fun festival experience but leave behind a minimal trace.
We examine an array of eco-conscious innovations in design.
Fast fashion is a trend we all want to avoid these days. But what happens when we abstain from shopping completely? Jenny Stallard did just that…
We investigate the clothing fibres made from surprising ingredients that benefit the wearer and have a low environmental impact.
Producing glass requires a tenth of the energy of virgin aluminium, but double that of recycled aluminium.
Eco-friendly fashion took to the runway with a message against pollution.
Europe's most sustainable music festival takes over Normandy with a fresh, green approach to recycling, water, energy and plastic on site!
How to give your cosmetic products' packaging another use.
We put together our top 10 recommended swaps to make your teeth-cleaning routine plastic free.
I spent an afternoon at Masterpiece London and found 3 artists that boast sustainability credentials.
I visited the UK's most iconic music festival that decided to ban plastic this year! Did they achieve their goal?
The world's biggest food company has committed to making its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025.
Restaurants across Europe have embraced apps which ensure their meals don't end up in the bin.
Fishermen are being paid €200 a month to recycle waste from their nets. More and more plastic and cans are being pulled from the waters together with the fish. A new Greek company called Enaleia has backing from Greek and foreign donors to introduce a more sustainable way of fishing.
Rubbish, labeled as plastic recyclables, was stranded in the Philippines for years. The 69 containers arrived in Vancouver to be incinerated this week. The move ends a dispute which started in 2013 that sparked a diplomatic row between Ottawa and Manila.
Business Planet travels to Paris to see how one award-winning company is making a big difference by turning piles of the city’s food waste into renewable energy.
One French firm decided to go beyond making money and instead chose to make a wider contribution to society. ‘Love Your Waste’ in Paris turns food waste into renewable energy.
Emma Witter educates us about food waste with her upcycled bone sculptures.
The iconic brand has released a new line featuring recycled waste.