Ecocentricity Blog

Ecocentricity Blog

A monthly blog by John Lanier, director of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation and grandson

of the late Ray C. Anderson.  Musings from John as he manages the private family foundation

that keeps Ray's legacy alive.

Content from this campaign

Ecocentricity Blog: At Full Strength
Ellen MacArthur, Andrew Morlet, and their team are true visionaries in the circular economy movement. Spend some time digging into their work and I promise you’ll come away wiser for it.
Nov 13, 2019 9:30 AM ET
Ecocentricity Blog: Real-Life Tetris
Recycling is a “last resort” circular economy practice. A bouncy chair that still works has more value as a bouncy chair than as recycled plastic and textiles.
Oct 30, 2019 9:30 AM ET
Ecocentricity Blog: Seven Down, Many More to Go
RayDay meant something to this child. I can’t tell you with certainty what he did that day, but I know that it was good and wholesome. I also know that his experience brought him closer to nature.
Oct 23, 2019 9:30 AM ET
Ecocentricity Blog: A New World Record
This was a country with 30% forest cover in 1900, but only 4% today. They will benefit tremendously from restoring their natural ecosystems, and we all benefit from the carbon dioxide that these trees will sequester.
Oct 16, 2019 9:30 AM ET
Ecocentricity Blog: The Time Traveler's Car Part II
Lilium’s design produced something technically impressive and elegantly beautiful. That is nature’s way, and it shows what’s possible when we turn to the natural world for instruction and inspiration.
Oct 9, 2019 9:30 AM ET