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Early Bird Registration is now open for the Fourth Annual Sustainability and Circular Economy Summit, Translating Value to Ignite Action. Register today and save!
Join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Fourth Annual Sustainability and Circular Economy Summit May 8—10 in Washington, D.C. Applying sustainability and circular economy principles can bring enormous business value—through both risk mitigation and new revenue opportunities.
Today, approximately 54 percent of the global population lives in an urban area, and the United Nations expects that by 2050, urban dwellers will make up 66 percent of the population. With the global rise of urbanization, we are becoming increasingly disconnected from our food sources.
For the past three years, the U.S.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Resource Recycling Systems (RRS), the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce, and the City of Orlando are hosting a “think-tank style” workshop on Thursday, October 19. This invitation-only event will bring together business leaders, recycling planners, and key stakeholders in the City of Orlando and Orange County to collaborate around a sustainable system that positively impacts our recycling rate.
Project Aims to Foster Sustainable Economic Development for Businesses and Communities