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Sustainability Leaders Awards 2020: Shortlist of finalists revealed

It’s been another record-breaking year of entries, our expert judges have had their say and it’s now time to reveal the shortlist for edie’s Sustainability Leaders Awards 2020! Drumroll please… Now in their 13th year, the Sustainability Leaders Awards recognise and reward changemakers within business. From the best efficiency programmes through to product innovations; from stakeholder engagement and social sustainability schemes through to the individual energy and sustainability leaders who are making change happen.

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Musgrave puts climate action ‘front and centre’ with new sustainability strategy

Retailer goes for strategic approach that avoids green spin…

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Biogas – Hermes Expands ?Green Fleet? as Part of Ongoing Sustainability Drive

A total of 42 Iveco Stralis CNG tractor units will be added to the operation over the coming weeks, taking the total to 72 across the firm’s fleet. Once introduced, the new vehicles will account for more than 40 percent of Hermes’ first mile delivery fleet. These have been ordered from CNG Fuels, the only UK supplier of Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO) approved biomethane. Each vehicle will reduce CO2 emissions by over 80 percent when compared to a diesel Euro 6 vehicle.

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Next-generation corporate sustainability leadership: new lines of accountability

Risk disclosure. Regular reporting. Performance management. We need it all.

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PaperTale app shows the ethics and sustainability of clothing with a simple scan

The PaperTale app allows users to scan clothing embedded with a smart tag to find out about the workers who produced it and the materials used in manufacturing.

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Prada inks new sustainability loan in luxury fashion first

The Italian fashion house’s sustainability linked loan, arranged by Crédit Agricole, builds the catwalk for other retailers to follow suit.

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FAO: Freshwater & Ocean Fisheries Need a New Vision for Sustainability

The FAO has said that freshwater and ocean fisheries are at a crossroad and that the world needs a vision for sustainability for these food sources.

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Estonia blocks higher education institution due to sustainability fears

The Estonian Ministry of Education and Research intends not to grant the right to teach to the private higher education institution Nordic School of Hospitality and Innovation (NSHI) as it deems the sustainability questionable due to NSHI’s plan to mainly enroll foreign students.

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The Biosphere’s Guide to Foolproofing Sustainability, Part 6: Function Over Form

Sustainability experts for decades have been exhorting managers to focus more on the function their products deliver and less on the product itself. Biosphere Rule #5, Function Over Form, is focused on fulfilling customers’ functional needs in ways that sustain the value cycle.

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TGP partylist rep files bill banning single-use plastics

Talino at Galing ng Pinoy (TGP) Partylist Rep. Jose “Bong” Teves Jr.has filed a measure seeking to prohibit single-use plastics…

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Sustainability tips to help you clean up your skin-care routine

Going green can start in your skin-care cabinet—here are three sustainability tips from Josie Maran to help you live a cleaner life.

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‘Tis Always the Season for Sustainability

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! I love the holiday season and everything that comes with it – festive gatherings, beautiful decorations, tasty treats, giving gifts and enjoying quality time with friends and family.

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Moët-Hennessy to promote sustainability at Vinexpo Paris

Moët-Hennessy is to take a “huge” stand at the inaugural Vinexpo Paris in February to speak about sustainable development at the luxury drinks group for the first time. Speaking to the drinks business last month, CEO at Vinexpo, Rodolphe Lameyse, expressed his delight that the owner of great brands from Champagne Dom Pérignon to Cloudy Bay wine would be present at the Paris fair, and in such an impressive way. 

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How The Eco-Friendly SITA NYC Is Changing Sustainability In Fashion

Making healthy living more hipster than hippie since 2012…

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Multipolar Concentration: A Key to Sustainability for Japan | Nippon.com

The future of Japan as a sustainable society appears in doubt nowadays, due to the falling population, rising ratio of elderly citizens, and burgeoning public deficits. A researcher who has put artificial intelligence to work exploring better futures shares his scenarios for a more sustainable…