sustainable packaging

Amazon should think outside the box

Recent news that Amazon is working on a way to deliver items inside your door, without packaging, is huge. It means that e-commerce might overcome its greatest obstacle: Thinking inside the box.

Beverage Companies Go Sustainable With Biodegradable Plastics, Ramped Up Recycling

<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0012/5537/125537v1-max-250x250.png" class="shot2"></img> Coca-Cola (<a href="http://ir.thecoca-colacompany.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=94566&p=iro

Disposables Debate: Can Recycling, Materials Innovation Make Plastic Bag Bans Obsolete?

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/plastic-bag-in-branch.jpg?w=300" width="300" height="199" class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-278463" /></a> Single-use plastic grocery bags

Metabolix Oilseeds Gets $203,000 Grant To Test 'False Flax' As Possible Petroleum Replacement

<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0011/9112/119112v1-max-250x250.png" class="shot2"></img> A Cambridge, Mass. biosciences company that makes plastics, chemicals and energy from