Circularity

The Home Depot and Pratt Industries, Bringing Sustainability Home

When we talk about circularity, we mean two things. First, there’s the idea of zero waste. There’s also the idea of reclaiming that waste to make new products, thereby minimizing the need for raw materials. That sounds a lot like recycling, right? Recycling is circularity on a basic level, and recycling can have a huge …
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Circularity

Trex Decking and The Home Depot Are a Circularity Success Story

When we describe a circular economy, we think of a continuous cycle of waste that is converted for use in new products. This regenerative, waste-free model results in a profound reduction in the impact humans have on the environment. Every day, companies are seeking for opportunities to contribute to the circular economy. As the leading …
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Circularity

What Do We Mean by Circular Economy?

The Home Depot is working to help the industry change the way we think about materials. We believe that the circular economy is a model worthy of investment and commitment. A “circular economy” aims to ensure products and packaging never become trash. The foundational principles of this idea are found in nature, where nothing is …
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Circularity

The Home Depot and Pratt Industries, Bringing Sustainability Home

A circular economy is one in which a continuous cycle exists, where waste is converted for use in new products. This regenerative, waste-free model results in a profound reduction in the impact humans have on the environment. One simple way to achieve this is recycling, and when we think of recycling, we think of Pratt …
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Circularity

What Is Circularity, and What on Earth Is a Circular Economy Anyway?

To understand what we mean by “circular economy,” we must begin with the traditional linear economic model which has served us for generations. We’re all familiar with the typical product life cycle which begins with sourcing raw materials and using them to make products. After products have served their purpose, they are disposed of. This …
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Circularity

Trex Decking and The Home Depot Are a Circularity Success Story

Every day, companies are seeking for opportunities to contribute to the circular economy, a regenerative, waste-free model that results in a profound reduction in the impact humans have on the environment. As the leading recycled materials manufacturer of wood-alternative decking, railing and other outdoor items, Trex had been a supplier to The Home Depot for …
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Insulation

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Carpet Pad

Future Foam Step Ahead carpet pad is made from Nike Grind, a foam made from post-industrial Nike footwear foam