EPR: is it a solution to our recycling crisis?

The recycling industry is in a crisis right now. Participation is low. Recyclables fetch low prices on the commodity market. Centers are closing. A concept called Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) may help. It’s also called product stewardship. It shifts the … Continue reading

Shipping Container Homes

Recycling shipping containers to make homes solves two problems—the plethora of containers piling up at every port in the world and the shortage of affordable housing. Shipping containers represent one of the greatest innovations in shipping in recent years. Before, it … Continue reading