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How the REMADE Institute hopes to reshape manufacturing with recycling in mind

Waste Management Logistics


REMADE and the coalition it belongs to funds and monitors the development of technologies and strategies that cut back on raw material use, boost recyclability and increase product longevity.

Perspectives and insights

  • Recycling has become prohibitively expensive in some U.S. cities and infrastructure is lagging.
  • Even before market challenges regarding recycling emerged, the industry has been facing for a long time: some products just aren’t easily recyclable.
  • One way to close the lab to market valley of death gap would be for labs and industry to collaborate and account for each other’s needs from the beginning.