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Dow joins Cyclyx as consortium’s newest member

PRESS RELEASE - Cyclyx International, a consortium-based plastic feedstock management company with a mission to increase the recycling rate of plastic from 10% to 90%, has announced that Dow (NYSE: DOW) has joined the Cyclyx consortium.

David Darr Joins Vanguard Renewables as Chief Sustainability Officer

PRESS RELEASE - Vanguard Renewables, a U.S. leader in farm-derived renewable natural gas, announces the recent appointment of David Darr as its Chief Sustainability Officer.

Dow achieves new milestones to helping to promote a circular economy in China with Liby’s sustainable packaging

PRESS RELEASE - The milestones are part of Dow’s sustainability targets and support China’s environmental goals

Ingka Investments to plant new, sustainably managed forest in Florida area damaged by Hurricane Michael

PRESS RELEASE - Ingka Investments has acquired 1,321 hectares (3,264 acres) of land in Florida as part of its long-term commitment to responsible forest management.

Dow invests in recycler, Mr. Green Africa, to address waste management gaps and accelerate a circular economy for plastics in Africa

PRESS RELEASE - Dow (NYSE: DOW), has invested in Mr. Green Africa - the first recycling company in Africa to be a Certified B Corporation - to enable further diversion of plastic waste from informal dumpsites and the environment, drive positive change in local communities, address inadequacies in existing waste management systems and close the loop on plastics waste across Africa.

Sorona® Introduces Global Preferred Mill Network

PRESS RELEASE - One year after the debut of its Common Thread Fabric Certification Program, Sorona® introduces the Preferred Mill Network, a global catalogue of mills offering the full collection of sustainable Sorona® subbranded fabrics—Agile, Aura, Luxe, Profile, and Revive.

Heartland Wins USDA Grant to Expand Research on Regenerative Agriculture and Carbon Sequestration

PRESS RELEASE - Hemp4Soil Program will Create Innovative Approaches and Technologies in Partnership with Farms Across America.

Sorona® & LIVE! Launch Sustainable Activewear Capsule

PRESS RELEASE - As a part of their continuing efforts to minimize environmental impact, Brazilian activewear and fitness label LIVE! has developed a six piece capsule collection utilizing innovative Sorona® fabric.

Sonos Announces Long-term Sustainability Commitment

PRESS RELEASE - Introduces Sonos Climate Action Plan, commits to being carbon neutral by 2030 and achieving net zero by 2040. Launches Product Sustainability Program to drive down the environmental impact of its products.

Marketing Industry Launches CMO Sustainability Accelerator Collaborative

PRESS RELEASE - ANA, Sustainable Brands and Adweek form partnership to inspire and accelerate sustainable innovation.

The Fight Against Climate Change and the Role of Recycled Products

PRESS RELEASE - Given climate change’s increased importance vs. carbon footprint, and given Rolland’s smallest footprint in the North American paper industry – Answer the question: What are the benefits to climate change, of Rolland having the smallest footprint in North America? And given the answer – it is logical for Rolland’s paper to be readers’ number one choice in terms of paper brands to partner with.

The Fur is Faux (and Bio-Based) on Bravo's Project Runway

PRESS RELEASE - This news is real, but the fur is faux (and bio-based!). Recently, Bravo’s “Project Runway”, Episode 1907: Are You Fur Real”, surprised contestants with a competition featuring faux fur made with Sorona®.

Periodic Audio selects Eastman Tritan™ copolyester for in-ear monitors

PRESS RELEASE - Co-founder praises Tritan’s acoustic performance, ease of use and durability

Amorepacific and Eastman partner to make meaningful advances in sustainable packaging, reducing plastic waste

PRESS RELEASE - LANEIGE Water Sleeping Mask featuring Cristal Renew arrives at Sephora in December 2021

Think Recycled Fiber First

PRESS RELEASE - As the climate crisis continues, consumers around the world are evaluating their use of everyday items—and paper products are no exception. There is a growing demand for brands to take steps toward sustainability and leveraging sustainable recycled fiber rather than virgin pulp in paper products is one place to start.

The Estée Lauder Companies Joins Pulpex Partner Consortium to Develop Prestige Beauty’s First Widely Recyclable Paper Bottle

PRESS RELEASE - The Estée Lauder Companies today announced that it has joined the Pulpex partner consortium, becoming the consortium’s first prestige beauty company to support the development of a recyclable paper bottle made from responsibly sourced pulp.

Medtronic named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

PRESS RELEASE - Medtronic, a global leader in healthcare technology, today announced its inclusion in the Dow Jones® Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) as one of the world's leading companies for sustainability. The DJSI World Index includes a select group of companies based on their performance across a variety of sustainability criteria, including economic performance, environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and corporate governance.

Armstrong World Industries Releases Inaugural Sustainability Report

PRESS RELEASE - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. announced today the release of its inaugural sustainability report, entitled Plan. Design. Build. Enjoy: Healthy Spaces.

Meijer brings recycled plastic bags full circle to Michigan store parking lot in pilot program using Dow technology

PRESS RELEASE - In collaboration with Meijer, Dow (NYSE: DOW) enabled a new paving technique using recycled plastic bags to create a more durable parking lot for the retailer’s Holland, Mich. supercenter.

New Medtronic program invests in Hispanic and Latino STEM students

PRESS RELEASE - Medtronic and the Medtronic Foundation are partnering with the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) to launch a new college program that aims to remove barriers for Hispanic and Latino students studying STEM.