Category Archive for ‘Blog’

A Conversation with William McDonough: Endless is More

In the latest installment of The McDonough Conversations, Joel Makower and William McDonough discuss the history of sustainable design and how the concept “endless is more” will affect the future of design.

October 5-7: SXSW Eco 2015

The annual SXSW Eco conference held in Austin, Texas, will take place October 5-7 at the Austin Convention Center.

Nate Smelle Shares Cradle to Cradle Inspiration

Inspired by Cradle to Cradle, writer Nate Smelle enhanced his garden design by simply leaving more host plants like milkweed in his garden. This made all the difference for not only Smelle, but all living things that benefited from the garden.

William McDonough to jury World Economic Forum’s Circulars 2016

William McDonough will be a judge for the second annual circular economy awards, The Circulars. The Circulars, the world’s premier circular economy award program, offers recognition to individuals and organizations from commerce and society that have made a notable contribution to driving circular economy principles.

Be Green Packaging Recognized for Cradle to Cradle Achievements

BGP is one of the only foodservice and consumer packaging companies that is Cradle to Cradle Certified™. BGP designs, manufactures and distributes non-GMO Verified, fiber and compostable packaging for the food and consumer packaging industries.

Symbol of Growth 10 Years After Hurricane Katrina

The Make It Right project has evolved into a symbol of the growth since the Hurricane Katrina tragedy in 2005 and has also expanded to other states including: Missouri, Montana, and New Jersey.