The Next Industrial Revolution: Exploring the Relationship Between Advocacy and Innovation to Build the Circular EconomyThe following is excerpted from a talk given at the Environmental Grantmakers Association’s Annual Meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico on September29th, 2014 It’s truly an honor and privilege to be here with you all, and to share the spotlight tonight . . . READ MORE
Who is UPSTREAM?
UPSTREAM is a national environmental organization dedicated to creating a healthy, sustainable, and equitable society by addressing the root causes of environmental harm. Our mission is to advance sustainability and reduce climate disruption through product-focused environmental policies.Read the full story »
With great interest, I have read the article by Dick Lilly and the various reactions from different stakeholders on UPSTREAM’s Roundup Listserve. I would like to share with you some of my thoughts . . . READ MORE
The most significant impediment to expanding EPR in the United States today is its narrow, limited constituency. Advocates are hard to find outside of the various states’ product stewardship councils – a specialized subset of environmental activists with negligible influence . . . READ MORE