Q&A: Minnesota companies create ‘circular economy’ coalition

Written by Frank Jossi, Midwest Energy News

Mike-HarleyMore than 25 Minnesota businesses, which include the state’s largest employers, have come together on a strategy for creating a “circular economy” to eliminate waste and rely on renewable energy. The Minnesota Sustainable Growth Coalition will be led by the Environmental Initiative. The members include many familiar names with local and international reach — 3M, Andersen Corp., Aveda, Best Buy, Cargill, General Mills, Hormel Foods, Target and Xcel Energy, to name a few. Continue reading. Photo: Mike Harley, Executive Director of the Environmental Initiative