Continue Reading... 2019 was the year that… | Greenbiz

2019 was the year that… | Greenbiz

It is always difficult to encapsulate a 12-month period, let alone the 365 turbocharged 24-hour news cycles that seem to have become the new normal. So much happens in the course of a year — from governments, companies, activists and many others — that it all becomes a blur. That certainly is true in the world of sustainability. From the launch of Loop, the circular economy wunderkind, in January to the colossal failure of COP25 in December, from the burning Arctic and Amazon to the dizzyingly weird weather, it’s another year of ups and downs, reasons for both optimism and despair.

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Continue Reading... Takeda Recognized in the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

Takeda Recognized in the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TOKYO:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that it has been named in the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability Wor…

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Continue Reading... Must Read: LVMH Dismisses Kering’s Sustainability Pact, Paco Rabanne to Launch Menswear

Must Read: LVMH Dismisses Kering’s Sustainability Pact, Paco Rabanne to Launch Menswear

Plus, ThredUp’s rapid growth shows no signs of slowing down.

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Continue Reading... Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: ROME

Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: ROME

GALLERIA BORGHESE If you only have time for one art gallery in Rome, make it this one.  Housing what’s often referred to as the ‘…

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Continue Reading... Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: THE SILVER LINING TO CLIMATE ADAPTATION

Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: THE SILVER LINING TO CLIMATE ADAPTATION

The High Cost of Resiliency Efforts and the Hope that  Lies in Wise Government Planning and Spending “Our plans focus on long-term so…

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Continue Reading... A Hawaii Museum Has Eliminated the Sale of All Single-Use Plastics | Smart News

A Hawaii Museum Has Eliminated the Sale of All Single-Use Plastics | Smart News

The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum in Honolulu hopes to set a positive example in the fight for a more sustainable future…

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Continue Reading... New Zealand Fashion Week: A Focus On Sustainability

New Zealand Fashion Week: A Focus On Sustainability

New Zealand Fashion Week, that is a wrap! When I think of New Zealand fashion designers, first that pops to mind is Karen Walker. Quirky. Colorful. Elegant. There’s something fascinating about visiting a new country and discovering new designer labels to love. And I travel far and wide to do so: Tel Aviv, Casablanca, and even Seoul! I’m proud to add New Zealand to my list of expanding fashion weeks around the globe.

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Continue Reading... Sustainability project launched at Lakmé Fashion Week

Sustainability project launched at Lakmé Fashion Week

Sustainability project launched at Lakmé Fashion Week…

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Continue Reading... Govt launches ‘Darwaza Band-Part 2’ campaign to promote ODF sustainability

Govt launches ‘Darwaza Band-Part 2’ campaign to promote ODF sustainability

The Swachh Bharat Mission  Grameen launched the ‘Darwaza Band -Part 2’ campaign focusing on sustaining the open defecation free status of villages across the country. Produced by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, the campaign has been supported by the World Bank.

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Continue Reading... How these entrepreneurs transformed their passion for sustainability into a growing business

How these entrepreneurs transformed their passion for sustainability into a growing business

  For some, their commitment to sustainability is so strong that they’ve have literally made it their business….

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Continue Reading... Q&A: How Aldo Approaches Authentic Sustainability In-Store and At Work

Q&A: How Aldo Approaches Authentic Sustainability In-Store and At Work

Aldo CEO David Bensadoun has plans to lead the retailer into a more sustainable future for footwear.

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Continue Reading... Brands are Using Vague Sustainability Claims to Dupe Customers

Brands are Using Vague Sustainability Claims to Dupe Customers

Barneys goes bankrupt —Bloomberg Can real estate save retail? — Retail Dive Brands are duping customers with vague sustainability claims…

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Continue Reading... The iRecyle App Is Back & Summer Sustainability

The iRecyle App Is Back & Summer Sustainability

We introduce our new iRecycle 3.0 app and talk through how to build a better recycling information system. It’s also time to talk summer sustainability!

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Continue Reading... Social enterprise sets up shop selling reusable school uniforms in sustainability drive

Social enterprise sets up shop selling reusable school uniforms in sustainability drive

Social enterprise sets up shop selling reusable school uniforms in sustainability drive %…

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Continue Reading... Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: THE SILVER LINING TO CLIMATE ADAPTATION

Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: THE SILVER LINING TO CLIMATE ADAPTATION

The High Cost of Resiliency Efforts and the Hope that  Lies in Wise Government Planning and Spending Juan Mullerat, founding principa…

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Continue Reading... Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: LARGO DI TORRE ARGENTINA CAT SANCTUARY

Urban Travel, Sustainability & Accessibility: LARGO DI TORRE ARGENTINA CAT SANCTUARY

LOVING CARE FOR DISABLED AND STRAY CATS  AMONG THE OLDEST TEMPLES IN ROME Everyone from adorable kittens to older cats hang out i…

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Continue Reading... Evonik helps lay the foundations for IPC sustainability push

Evonik helps lay the foundations for IPC sustainability push

Evonik is an associate member of the IPC and played a key role in convincing the organisation of the major impact poultry nutrition can have on the environment. It also helped to link the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to the three-pillar sustainability model (environmental, economic and socio-ethical) promoted by the IPC, and to identify the SDGs which are supported most by the poultry industry.

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Continue Reading... Posthuman Sustainability: An Ethos for our Anthropocenic Future

Posthuman Sustainability: An Ethos for our Anthropocenic Future

Confronted with an unprecedented scale of human-induced environmental crisis, there is a need for new modes of theorizing that would abandon human exceptionalism and anthropocentrism and instead fo…

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Continue Reading... West Elm, A Fair Trade Pioneer, Falls Short On 2020 Sustainability Goal

West Elm, A Fair Trade Pioneer, Falls Short On 2020 Sustainability Goal

The home furnishings company wanted 40% of its products to be Fair Trade certified by 2020. It has a long way to go.

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Continue Reading... Blue Circle Foods: Sustainability, price are top priorities for shoppers buying seafood

Blue Circle Foods: Sustainability, price are top priorities for shoppers buying seafood

When it comes to buying seafood, consumers are most concerned about where it is sourced and how much it costs, according to new research by Blue Circle Foods, which is why the company strives to be transparent about where its fish comes from and price it competitively to other animal proteins.

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