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Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: LOUVRE

PARIS, FRANCE The former President François Mitterand wanted it, so the Chinese-American architect Ieoh Ming Pei made it. Opened …

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Milking cashews, not cows, for sustainability

Americans are eating less meat, creating a market for realistic veggie alternatives that could be the future of sustainability.

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Sense and sustainability in Copenhagen

Simon George heads to Copenhagen, and finds that the city’s new Tourism for Good strategy is a winning one.   Sustainability is a balancing act – we must meet the needs of the present without compromising the future, as the United Nations opined in the World Commission’s Report on Environment and…

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Pratt Industries’ Sustainability Principles

Pratt Industries a leading provider of high-quality paper-based and other packaging solutions, has a history of and commitment to sustainable business practices.We back up that claim every day with unprecedented investment in innovative technology at our mills and converting facilities, an emphasis…

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2019 CSR and Sustainability Conferences Guide

Check out this year’s Realized Worth CSR and Sustainability Conferences list, and pin the events you want to be part of! Events are sorted by city and date!

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HeidelbergCement achieves top sustainability rating

HeidelbergCement has achieved top sustainability ratings from CDP.

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Schneider Electric launches sustainability contest

Go Green in the City challenges students to find innovative solutions for smarter, more energy-efficient and sustainable cities…

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Sustainability Café reduces environmental impact

Environmental conservation is a topic that has gained traction worldwide in recent years. College campuses around the country have taken steps to become more “green,” and CWU is no different. The Sustainability Café strives to make the campus and Ellensburg community more environmentally friendly…

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Sustainability Re-Imagined

Sustainability serves as a lens through which business leaders are able to identify opportunities that might otherwise have been missed — to cut costs, reduc…

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The Next Phase of Business Sustainability

Corporations are ushering in a new age of sustainability by actively transforming the market to make it more sustainable.

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Nature’s Way receives sustainability award

ature’s Way receives sustainability award Published 11:58 AM EST Feb 1, 2019 The Twin Lakes Sustainability Volunteers recently named Nature’s Way as the first recipient of Local Sustainability Hero Award.

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Orkney’s sustainability revolution

Scotland’s Orkney Islands generate more electricity than they need via a host of wind turbines. Orkney used to be a study in how to use energy unsustainably. The archipelago off the northern tip of Scotland bought and imported all its power from coal and gas plants on the Scottish mainland.

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Obesity and sustainability—in transition

The prevalence of overweight and obesity continues to increase worldwide, includingin low-income and middle-income countries—increasing the risk of non-communicablediseases (NCDs) including type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and cancers.

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Make Jamaica Green Again: 10 Powerful Women Leading The Sustainability Movement

Jamaica is a beautiful, green, island country situated in the Caribbean Sea. These 10 women are leading the movement to make Jamaica more sustainable.

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Fruit Logistica 2019: Sustainability & Brexit

FreshPlaza is the number one portal for the fresh produce industry, offering the latest news, job advertisements, pricewatching, and photo reports…

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Is sustainability the new frontier?

There’s a possible opportunity in consumer goods companies becoming more health conscious and environmentally friendly…

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Sustainability: The Future of Manufacturing

Composites manufacturers make operational changes that are environmentally friendly and fiscally sound. Composites manufacturers are accustomed to having their products evaluated on properties like performance and pricing.

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ASU’s Patricia Reiter: Announcement: The Sustainability Solutions Celebration

ASU, with the help of some special guests, previews the Sustainability Solutions Celebration, presented as part of the Sustainability Solutions Festival host…

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Green Awards laud sustainability efforts

Western recently celebrated sustainable thought and action across campus with its two major awards – the Western Green Awards and Western Green Awards.

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Cru commits to sustainability plan

Cru World Wine has announced it is to implement a new sustainability plan to help lower and off-set its carbon emissions. The plan is part of a new wave of initiatives the merchant plans to implement to help tackle its environmental impact. These will include an annual Environmental Impact Assessment and on-going efforts to reduce its carbon footprint.

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KLM sustainability: How responsible is flying on sustainable aviation fuel?

KLM has committed itself for a 10-year period to the development and purchase of 75,000 tonnes of sustainable aviation fuel a year. KLM is the first airline …

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London’s Circular Economy Week to Drive Sustainability

From 10 – 14 June businesses, government and NGOs from across the London and beyond will take part in the second annual Circular Economy Week to help drive a resource-efficient and sustainable economy.

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India’s largest wine producer sustainability

For Sula Vineyards, India’s largest wine producer, sustainability isn’t just an opportunity to save money, it’s key to the vineyard’s long-term strategy.

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What You Can Do to Reduce Your E-Waste This World Environment Day

Our love of technology and often biological need for new devices has created one of the biggest environmental issues of our time – e-waste.Today is World…

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Let’s not reinvent the wheel in pursuit of a circular economy | Ethical Corporation

Mid-May was the deadline for public responses to Defra/HM Treasury consultations on waste and resource reforms. On the table were proposals to make kerbside recycling more consistent; a deposit return scheme (DRS); and a tax/responsibility system for plastic packaging manufacturers.

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Startling photo reveals the 15,774 pieces of single-use plastic found on a single street

Residents in east Bristol were tasked with removing every piece of single-use plastic they had in their homes so it could be counted. There were 15,774 pieces in total.

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Embedding Sustainability in Real Estate Transactions

Increasingly, investor pressure is driving companies to analyze not just typical financial risks, but also how sustainability plays into the equation and positively affects a deal.

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Canada wants to ban single-use plastics. Here’s how that works in Europe

Canada is set to model its own ban on the policy brought in by the E.U. earlier this year. Here’s how it works.

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Justin Trudeau Uses 9-Year-Old’s Straw Stats To Sell Ban on Single-Use Plastics

A press release announcing the Canadian government’s intention to ban straws and other single-use plastics cites a long debunked statistic….

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DXB pledges to ban single-use plastics

Dubai Airports recycles over 43,000 tonnes of paper, glass, and other waste every year.

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E-waste- what happens to all those old electronic appliances?

Did you know those old computers, televisions and smartphones gathering dust in your shed and draws are actually filled with valuable materials? As of July, Victoria will be banning electronic waste from going into landfill and some are keen for WA to follow suit.

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Why The Circular Economy Will Not Fix Fashion’s Sustainability Problem

In the last several years, the fashion industry and consumers have finally started focusing more on sustainability and the impact the industry has on the environment. A big emphasis is on the circular economy.

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Expert raises disability concerns over proposed single-use plastics ban – London | Globalnews.ca

A disability studies professor in London is calling for nuance and inclusion in the national conversation about single-use plastics.

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Environmental Sustainability: Top 100 Influential Experts

Environmental sustainability is an extremely important topic, but who are the influential experts driving the online conversation?

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Surfside Florida Bans Most Single-Use Plastics

The town of Surfside in Miami-Dade voted to ban most single-use plastics, including shopping bags and flatware.

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Water from single-use plastic bottles contains microplastic particles

If you like your water in plastic bottles you are ingesting up to 90,000 microparticles of plastic into your gut every year.

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Air France to eliminate single-use plastic items on all flights

NAIROBI, Kenya Jun – The end is near for plastic cutlery, cups, stirrers and other single-use plastic items currently used in all Air France flights Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |…

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How the circular economy holds the key to London’s sustainable growth

Our economy is based upon a “take, make, dispose” model. But we all know this approach is reaching its limit; there’s a growing realisation that it’s no longer working for businesses, people or the environment, particularly as the world’s middle class population is growing rapidly and expected to…

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Palladium Eliminating Single-Use Plastics From Resorts in Americas

The Spanish hotel chain is replacing single-use plastics with biodegradable or reusable materials.

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From the Converted to Everybody Else: Consumers in the Circular Economy

Explore how businesses creating circular solutions conver consumers into believers and advocates of the circular economy.

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Palo Alto Passes Sweeping Ban On Single-Use Plastics

The city of Palo Alto has joined San Francisco in passing a sweeping ban on plastics that will eventually eliminate nearly all non-recyclable plastic from the restaurant and service industry.

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Canada wants to ban single-use plastics. Would it make a difference?

From Vancouver to Halifax, plastic plates, plastic bags and plastic straws may be on their way out. But critics say other products are problems too.

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Major shake-up for Adnams’ award-winning sustainability team

EXCLUSIVE: Suffolk-based Brewer Adnams has lost its two-strong sustainability team, with environmental sustainability manager Benedict Orchard set to depart the company this summer, shortly after the firm’s head of finance and sustainability Richa…

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Canadian Single-Use Plastic Ban Estimated to Save $11 Billion Annually

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced this week that the government intends to ban single-use plastics within the next two years. Trudeau said that if nothing changes, Canadians will toss an estimated $11 billion worth of plastic materials annually through 2030.