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Blockchain-enabled supply chain sustainability scheme hailed ‘successful’ by business giants

A blockchain-based experiment aimed at improving social and environmental practices in tea supply chains has proven successful, according to businesses having taken part, including Unilever and Sainsbury’s.

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TIME’s climate issue and a Tesla double-whammy: The sustainability success stories of the week

As part of our Mission Possible campaign, edie brings you this weekly round-up of five of the best sustainability success stories of the week from across the globe.

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How to build a sustainability culture within the construction industry

Following edie’s insight report on the construction industry, a one-hour webinar, sponsored by Reconomy, brought together industry experts, focusing on how they embedded sustainability cultures within their firms – and how they plan to take forwar…

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Starbucks’ wind deal and Unilever’s recycled plastics: The sustainability success stories of the week

As part of our Mission Possible campaign, edie brings you this weekly round-up of five of the best sustainability success stories of the week from across the globe.

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The Sustainability Oscars 2019: Celebrating the best of climate activism

The film awards season reaches its grand finale for 2019 on Sunday in the form of the Oscars. But for those wanting an alternative to “Black Panther,” and “A Star Is Born”, edie has created a – by no means official – round-up o…

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Xerox’s reforestation drive and KFC’s science-based targets: Sustainability success stories for Earth Day

While many of us in the UK will be enjoying the bank holiday break today (22 April), the global business community has been busy making pledges, events and announcements to mark Earth Day. This round-up highlights some of the best sustainability s…

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Panasonic’s zero-carbon factories and Ford’s $850m EV plant: The sustainability success stories of the week

As part of our Mission Possible campaign, edie brings you this weekly round-up of five of the best sustainability success stories of the week from across the globe.

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Helen Clark on the case for sustainability optimism

The former prime minister says there is “no question” the world faces headwinds on environmental action – but is confident we can still meet our goals.

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A Wasteful Life: Should WSU fund sustainability

Writer’s Note: This article has been updated to clarify some of Bradley Jaeckel’s comments about WSU funding.  Some researchers at WSU say the future of agriculture can be found in the soft mud of the 30-acre organic student farm, a little-known donation from alumni that serves as the main…

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Nike’s former sustainability lead: After building public support, business climate activism can now sway policy

Amid the growing climate movement among citizens, brands can now use changing consumer demands as a foundation to shape green policy, Nike’s former vice-president of sustainable business and innovation Cyrus Wadia has claimed.

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Mumbai Airport’s plastics ban and TOMS’s charity podcast: The sustainability success stories of the week

As part of our Mission Possible campaign, edie brings you this weekly round-up of five of the best sustainability success stories of the week from across the globe.

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Rome’s reverse-vending and BMW’s e-Mini: The sustainability success stories of the week

As part of our Mission Possible campaign, edie brings you this weekly round-up of five of the best sustainability success stories of the week from across the globe.

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On Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary, Odisha will ban single-use plastic, including one-time use disposable cutlery, in all cities

Odisha government has banned single-use plastic in all urban areas of the state from Gandhi Jayanti Day on Wednesday, an official said.

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Everything you may have missed: The sustainability success stories of the UN Climate Summit

As the week of the UN’s Climate Action Summit in New York draws to a close, edie highlights the numerous new green commitments, events and announcements made by businesses.

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Extinction Rebellion, SDG Spotlights and seaweed sachets: Top 10 sustainability stories of April 2019

April 2019 may well go down as a defining month in the ongoing battle to halt, and ultimately reverse climate change. Global climate strikes led by school children paved the way for the Extinction Rebellion protests to capture the interests of the…