As part of Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts’ commitment to promoting sustainability, the brand is excited to announce an environmental strategy to position Samaná, Dominican Republic, as an internationally recognized ecological destination.
Sphera, a global provider of integrated risk management software and information services with a focus on EHS, operational risk and product stewardship, announced plans to acquire Thinkstep, a Germany-based software and consulting services company that specializes in corporate sustainability and…
Photo: Houston Chronicle, Samantha Lopez Sustainability has become an increasingly hot topic on the streets of Houston. Instead of avoiding purchases altogether, one way that locals are beating the buyer-blues is by repurposing and reselling vintage items. Every first Saturday of the month, EaDo Vintage hosts “Swap Meets” to do just that.
Expect Oahu business organizations and environmental groups to once again battle it out over a proposal to rid food service establishments of single-use plastics from takeout containers, utensils and straws to carry-out bags.
Part One – No Time To Waste Despite CineEurope 2019 now seeming like a distant memory, sustainability is a topic that doesn’t lose relevance (also see: Celluloid Junkie’s new regular feature CJ Green).
A few years ago, biotechnologists from Samara State Technical University took up the development of edible food film, which, according to scientists, could reduce the amount of waste from traditional plastic packaging.
Today, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation launched its brand new, immersive Learning Hub, which give users the opportunity to discover and explore the circular economy through curated learning paths, and real-world examples.
Recycle your Journey is a global initiative by LATAM to sustainably manage onboard waste. The program will first roll out for domestic flights in Chile, before being rolled out by other LATAM subsidiaries.
Coffee bag and degassing valve producers, like others in the broader packaging industry, are making moves to deliver sustainable products for their roasting customers and, most importantly, for consumer demand.
Almaty is the world’s first Central Asian City to identify circular economy opportunities. A resource metabolism scan uncovers how Almaty can use circular economy strategies to shape its future as an international trading hub at the intersection of Europe and Asia.
Converting just 20% of plastic packaging into reusable alternatives is not just good for the planet – it represents a huge business opportunity.Here are some major benefits for companies who ditch disposable packaging…
Stop & Shop has become the latest supermarket chain to announce the elimination of all single-use plastic bags at the checkout counters in its Connecticut stores. Beginning on Thursday, the chain will begin providing free pap…
A new era of sustainability is upon us, based on a growing awareness of our personal wellbeing and the impacts of pollution on our planet. The digital landscape facilitates constant and instant access to information (fact and fiction), empowering consumers to demand more transparency; which in…
LEDGER, a Venture Builder for Human Centric Solutions funded by the EU, offers up to 200.000€ and a customised venture programme of 12 months to projects solving problems using decentralised technologies such blockchain, peer to peer or distributed ledger technologies.
Space exploration is driving the creation of futuristic technologies that have a potentially vast range of applications on earth if they are effectively harnessed by business and innovators.At the next edition of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW), a le…
Ever wonder why USC doesn’t have solar panels on its buildings? Or whether the dining halls serve sustainable food? The university’s sustainability specialist takes on tough questions about USC sustainability efforts.
The City of Dearborn and its partners were considerably busy in 2018. They worked to implement a new marketing strategy, continued to push for major economic development, added several new businesses, and further defined themselves as a Healthy Dearborn community that everyone can live, work, study, visit and play in.
As a corporate consultant, Pol Lezcano saw how critical sustainability was becoming in corporate decision-making. He enrolled in Columbia’s Sustainability Management program to learn how to tackle this issue.
The social and economic impact of the financial crisis in 2008 not only sent shockwaves throughout the world, it also galvanized a growing movement of citizens and business leaders who wanted companies to be more socially and environmentally responsible.