Environment

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on the environment and related issues. Find and access current and archived items in our database. 

Business Delegation Tour: The Circular Economy in Action

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center (CCC), in partnership with New York City Department of Sanitation, is hosting its third annual circular economy business delegation tour. This invitation-only event brings together private and public sector leaders to identify profitable and scalable circular opportunities that drives business growth, strengthens local communities, and improves ecosystems.

Rockland County Uses a Circular Solution to Replenish Its Sole-Source Aquifer

June 19, 2017
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Resource reuse makes such a big impression today because our natural resources are becoming noticeably scarce. But we now have the technology to sustain them. Water is a great example, and a lush county in New York State is using circular thinking to solve potential climate issues.  

Water Risk Monetizer: Reframing the Way Businesses Value Water to Unlock Its Circular Potential

June 19, 2017
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No resource has more circular potential than water. When we maximize the potential of water by recycling, reusing, and repurposing it, the possibilities for its use are endless. Yet the way water is used—and abused—today is depleting available supplies of freshwater at an unprecedented rate.

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