Our industry is a dedicated one. The A&D world is continually finding new and innovative ways to not just lengthen the lifecycle of products, but also to make sure that loop stays closed so pieces continue to live on well beyond their original intent. That can take many forms and different methods of paying it forward around the circle, whether it’s through the innovative use of materials to lessen a product’s environmental footprint, supporting ethical labor laws or giving back to the community to positively impact people’s lives.
Regardless of how far-reaching a product’s impact is, if it contributes to the greater good in some way, we want to celebrate the manufacturer’s efforts because every small step can lead to meaningful change. Here’s a roundup of products that keep the circular economy moving in their own way.