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Business leaders express commitment to sustainability at Bloomberg Summit

The annual event brings together business leaders, politicians, and investors committed to sustainability.

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Five blockchain use cases: from real estate to sustainability

Blockchain use cases have to be identified before the tech can be adopted.Five experts do exactly that across their respective industries…

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Environmental sustainability – definition and issues

Environmental sustainability is concerned with whether environmental resources will be protected and maintained for future generations. Environmental sustainability is concerned with issues such as: Long-term health of ecosystems.

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Technology: A Sustainability Enabler for Hospitality Professionals

Technology: A Sustainability Enabler for Hospitality Professionals By CIOReview – Rapid technological advancements have taken place in restaurants, retail, and healthcare, and a direct crossover of them is…

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Helsinki’s Flow Festival Introduces Artist Sustainability Rider

The Flow Festival’s new Sustainability Rider is a ready-to-use set of clauses that artists can add to their existing riders — tackling items from transportation and food to recycling and energy production.

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Coca-Cola unveils ‘largest sustainability initiative’ to date for water packaging

The Coca-Cola Company has unveiled a string of updates to the packaging used across its Dasani water brand, in a bid to minimise its plastic footprint.

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Glass and metal no solution to bottled water’s single use footprint, study argues

New study from environmental think tank Green Alliance finds canned water products are only fractionally better for the environment than plastic bottles…

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Reimagining Amazon’s sustainability agenda

Same-day delivery reimagined customer service. What if the retail giant reimagined its commitment to human rights?

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Can palm oil enter the circular economy?

A waste product of crude palm oil is grossly under-explored despite it having the potential to electrify the energy-poor rural villages and prevent further…

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Seven crucial global trends for sustainability in the 2020s

During turbulent times for the sustainability space, how can green businesses keep up?A Forum for the Future report provides a rough guide to the 2020s and beyond…

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3 Ways You Can Promote Sustainability During Outdoor Activities

3 Ways You Can Promote Sustainability During Outdoor Activities | Ways2GoGreen…

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Single-use plastic bag use has been cut by 90% in the UK

In the last year, the UK has dramatically reduced its plastic bag consumption. In 2015, a 5p charge was introduced for every bag used.

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Sustainability is a Long-Term Growth Opportunity with Consumers

By 2021, shoppers in the U.S. alone will spend up to $150 billion on sustainable products, representing a quarter of all goods sold.Looking back from 2018 to 2017, sales of sustainable products grew…

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Sustainability goals hamstrung by competition law, Fairtrade body argues

A Fairtrade report has found that UK businesses perceive competition law as a hindrance to sustainability objectives across the supply chain.

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Tate & Lyle to assess sustainability of stevia supply chain

Global food and beverage provider Tate & Lyle has announced a new partnership aiming to assess the stevia sweetener supply chain for any improvements that can be made to environmental, energy and social stewardship.

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Nicole Miller’s Sustainability Obsession and What’s Next for the Brand

Nicole Miller and Bud Konheim discuss their brand strategy and how to ensure success in today’s hyper-competitive retail landscape.

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Note Design Studio champions sustainability with Formations installation

Note Design Studio completes Formations, a Milan design week installation for Tarkett, featuring totem poles covered in vinyl material that can be recycled…

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American Security Firm Leads the Way in Corporate Sustainability

Corporate interest and participation in sustainability practices are not abstract or theoretical goals, but are genuine intrinsic measures which when applied successfully, can result in positive results for a company, its employees, and the world around it.

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Backyard Farms: Okanagan chef serves up lesson on sustainability

I’ve been cooking professionally for 22 years. To be honest, I had never really thought about doing something else: Chris Van Hooydonk.

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Eight Ways Hotels Are Practicing Sustainability This Earth Day

From cleaning up their communities to implementing more environmentally friendly practices, here are eight ways hotels are taking action this Earth Day.

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Google Moves Sustainability Needle With ‘Your Plan, Your Planet’

Google’s Fashion Friday Pledge encourages “outfit-repeating” to reduce waste.

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Arboretum gets solar boost with massive Harvard sustainability initiative

The Weld Hill Solar Project, currently underway, is the Arnold Arboretum’s third and largest solar project and Harvard’s most ambitious sustainability initiative to date, with nearly 1,300 solar panels powering a 45,000-square-foot science laboratory and teaching facility in Roslindale.

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COMMENT: Behind the scenes of Ikea’s environmental sustainability pledge

Late last year, Ikea unveiled plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions from its production systems by 80% in absolute terms by 2030. University of Surrey’s Patrick Elf provides an in-depth overview of Ikea’s Live Lagom project, which provided the basis for its ambitious sustainability commitment.

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Sivantos Reports Sustainability Progress as UN Global Compact Member

The United Nations has designed 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) that are said to “form a blueprint for a better and more sustainable future for all.”…

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New Index outlines agrobiodiversity’s role in food system sustainability

The Agrobiodiversity Index is an innovative tool to calculate how well countries are conserving and using their agricultural biodiversity. The first Index Report includes a 10-country analysis offering practical recommendations to i…

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Sustainability Moves Beyond the Vineyard | Wine-Searcher News & Features

Recycling, lowering carbon footprints and helping the homeless are just some of the green initiatives used in the wine industry.Read the latest wine news & features on wine-searcher…

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Why Evolving Human Nature is the Key to Sustainability

The biggest threat to nature is in fact human nature. Here’s why the evolution of human nature and the redefining of success is at the core of sustainability…

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Amazon rural development and conservation: a path to sustainability?

Environmental science and conservation news…

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Research reveals link between socio-economic indicators and sustainability transition

EIT Climate-KIC partner University of Bologna unveils interactive web-based tool showing link between socio-economic indicators and sustainability transition in EU coal regions.

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CFDA Launches New Resource Hub to Fuel Sustainability Efforts

The CFDA previewed its new Sustainability Resource Hub, meant to raise industry efforts in the field, at Premiere Vision New York.

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HSBC: Investment in sustainability becoming mainstream for UK businesses

Against a backdrop of new green legislation and increasing consumer demand for low-carbon, resource-efficient products and services, almost half of UK businesses are planning to up their sustainability-related investments over the next two years.

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Vegan food’s sustainability claims need to give the full picture

We don’t know enough about the carbon footprint of vegan foods, and that needs to change.

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Dasani’s packaging gets a sustainability upgrade

Food industry news, voices and jobs. Optimized for your mobile phone.

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Brisbane Ekka showbag sellers face pressure to reduce single-use plastic – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

About 400,000 people are expected to attend the annual 10-day event in Brisbane, purchasing almost 700,000 showbags and producing 240 tonnes of waste.

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Global Sustainability and Healing – Weekly Progress Update

“One Community is forwarding global sustainability and healing through open source and free-shared tools, tutorials, and resources covering all aspects of sustainability.We will use them to build One Community as the first of a global cooperative of self-replicating teacher/demonstration hubs working…

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Cargill’s sustainability initiative reaches back to the ranch

Cargill has launched a 10-year sustainability initiative. Are ranchers already there?

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What is the role of technology in sustainability?

IPAT, why? This article is among a series revisiting the IPAT equation.Briefly, Paul Ehrlich [1] and colleagues in the 1970s [2] formulated this relation, that states that impact of a society is based on three main components – the number of people (Population), their level of consumption or income…

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IKEA’s flagship green store secures top sustainability rating

IKEA’s new store in Greenwich, London has become one of only 320 stores globally to receive an outstanding BREEAM construction rating…

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Ethics, sustainability top of mind for Richmond company

A Richmond company has received certification that, not only are its products sustainably sourced, but that its workforce is treated well and able to give back to the community. Ocean Brands, a . .

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Symington Family Estates puts sustainability to the fore

Port producer Symington Family Estates has joined companies such as Patagonia, Innocent Drinks and Kickstarter in becoming a ‘B Corporation’ as well as announcing a new sustainability strategy. The B Corporation certification process not only assess a company’s existing, social, environmental and ethical business practices, it also obliges directors to make social and environmental goals an equal priority alongside financial ones. 

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UK needs sustainability act to avert economic collapse

Britain needs an overarching new sustainability law to bolster natural life-support systems and prevent economic and social collapse, according to proposals from one of the country’s most influential left-wing think tanks.

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Helen Skelton gives her top sustainability tips

If you’re looking to live a more sustainable life and pave the way for a smarter future, then Helen Skelton has some incredible tips!

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More Companies Link Executive Pay to Sustainability Targets

How do you get management to make progress on social, environmental and governance goals? Make their compensation depend on it.

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Seminar provides update on present, future sustainability goals

The student newspaper of Notre Dame and St.Mary’s…

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Naturipe Farms names head of innovation and sustainability

Janis McIntosh has been named director of marketing innovation and sustainability for  Salinas, Calif.-based Naturipe Farms.

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‘True Sustainability’ Will Take Three or More Years, Say UK Retailers –

UK retailers are paying attention to sustainability in their supply chains, but there’s still a long way to go.

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Sustainability is not alien to the bottom-line

In this region, financial institutions have realised this factor in investment exposures…

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Sustainability is not alien to the bottom-line

In this region, financial institutions have realised this factor in investment exposures…

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Rheem Measures Homeowner and Contractor Demand for Sustainability

See how Hanover’s studies helped inform Rheem’s sustainability initiative by identifying how homeowners and contractors feel about sustainability.

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Catwalk Call-to-Action: Jessica Minh Anh’s Sustainability Series

Jessica Minh Anh, renewable energy advocate and producer of landmark catwalks reveals her Fashion x Sustainability video and photo series.

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E-Commerce Sustainability Projects : solar and wind farms

solar and wind farms – Amazon has announced that it will create solar and wind farms in two separate locations. The first location will be in Ireland and it will be a win…

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Interview: Boomtown Fair’s Sustainability Coordinator on the ‘Radical City’

We spoke to Boomtown’s Emily Ford about this year’s changes, like the plastic bottle ban, compostable cups and cigarette butt ballot bins.