Circular economy: a step towards sustainability

The circular economy is an economic model that advocates and supports processes of production, consumption, distribution and maintenance where all these factors are as reusable and sustainable as possible. Introducing the circular economy in our companies is a big...
Recyclable vs Recycled

Recyclable vs Recycled

Recyclable is not the same as recycled – do we know the difference? Let’s answer this question! We call a recyclable object an object whose material can be reused to make another one, while an object that was produced with the raw material of another...
Earth Hour 2021

Earth Hour 2021

Earth Hour 2021 will be a digital demand. Earth Hour will take place on 27 March 2021 from 20.30 to 21.30 under the slogan “Connect with nature”. Earth Hour was born in Sydney in 2007 as a simple gesture to draw attention to the problem of climate change....
What do the numbers on plastic bottles mean?

What do the numbers on plastic bottles mean?

If you’ve come this far, it’s probably because you’ve wondered what’s behind the numbers on plastic bottles. We can say that these numbers are key to the correct recycling of plastic. Are you still wondering what they mean? Well, let’s...
AI FOR CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN CHINA

AI FOR CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN CHINA

Unilever has joined forces with the Alibaba Group to launch a large-scale closed-loop plastic recycling system in China. The joint initiative – called Waste-Free World – is part of Unilever’s drive to tackle the root cause of plastic waste and think differently about...
BOOSTING CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN AFRICA

BOOSTING CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN AFRICA

The African Development Bank has launched an investment program for green growth in Africa, financed by the Korea-Africa Economic Cooperation (KOAFEC), focused on a waste management model that maximizes the resources’ value through the recovery and regeneration...