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Product Design Challenge Winners Announced

The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute and Autodesk announced today the winners of the inaugural Product Design Challenge.

Beauty Packaging magazine features William McDonough

Editor-in-chief Jamie Matusow of Beauty Packaging, interviews William McDonough about his thoughts on eco-designed packaging and sustainable solutions.

May 28: Plantronics Groundbreaking

Construction for the new Plantronics European headquarters: Soundscape, is set to begin on Thursday May 28, 2015.

May 13: McDonough Oppenheim Lecture to Air On UCTV

William McDonough’s Oppenheim lecture is set to premier on UCTV on Wednesday, May 13

May 6: McDonough to keynote at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s 2015 Sustainability Forum

On May 6 & 7, 2015, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, in partnership with The Ellen MacArthur Foundation, will host the 2015 Sustainability Forum. The event joins influential leaders and thinkers, from different business, government and nonprofit organizations from around the world, to explore the impact of the circular economy on businesses. Through a series of insightful keynotes, panel discussions, and interactive workshops, the forum will also be an opportunity for participants to examine …

April 28: Method manufacturing facility grand opening

Method’s new manufacturing facility, located in the Pullman neighborhood of Chicago’s south side, is scheduled to open on Tuesday, April 28th.

April 18: William McDonough Speaks at Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day

William McDonough is set to announce a new design project at Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day.

Why do less when you can do better?

Last month, William McDonough was a guest of the UCLA Institute of Sustainability. This Q&A piece by student contributor Yazmine Mihojevich explores the roots of his work and how he’s applying these ideas today, as well as what he sees ahead. Read the full article: “William McDonough is focused on building a beneficial footprint“