Continue Reading... EU dismisses industry calls to lift ban on single-use plastics

EU dismisses industry calls to lift ban on single-use plastics

Deadlines have to be respected, says the European Commission in response to calls by industry to lift an EU-wide ban on some single-use plastic items because of health and hygiene concerns raised during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Continue Reading... The A-Z of Sustainable Fashion | WTVOX

The A-Z of Sustainable Fashion | WTVOX

Sustainable fashion movement is seizing ‘the moment’. From green carpets and fur-free fashion weeks to Instagram feeds, sustainable fashion is everywhere.

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Continue Reading... Reducing Single-Use Culture Through Legislation – National Zero Waste Conference

Reducing Single-Use Culture Through Legislation – National Zero Waste Conference

EcoJustice Radio and Adventures In Waste look at Single Use Consumption Culture and how proposed #AB1080 and #SB54 legislation in California attempts to reduce…

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Continue Reading... How coronavirus reveals our unbreakable bond with single use plastic

How coronavirus reveals our unbreakable bond with single use plastic

Measured – Factual – Critical…

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Continue Reading... In charts: How coronavirus is impacting sustainability professionals across the UK

In charts: How coronavirus is impacting sustainability professionals across the UK

EXCLUSIVE: An edie survey of more than 100 sustainability professionals across the country has revealed exactly how the global pandemic of Covid-19 has impacted day-to-day working for those leading the CSR agenda for their organisations. Here…

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Continue Reading... Funding plans threaten independence of post-Brexit green watchdog, National Audit Office warns

Funding plans threaten independence of post-Brexit green watchdog, National Audit Office warns

Watchdog raises concerns over government plans to fund proposed Office for Environmental Protection through Defra…

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Continue Reading... Extended producer responsibility: the answer to cutting waste in the UK?

Extended producer responsibility: the answer to cutting waste in the UK?

Maxine Perella explores what it is, which countries are leading on it and how it could propel us closer to a circular economy…

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Continue Reading... Social entrepreneurship in tourism: Like NGOs but sustainable

Social entrepreneurship in tourism: Like NGOs but sustainable

While NGOs do not necessarily hold a responsibility towards donors, social startups can’t run on fundraising.

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Continue Reading... Practical Sustainability Creating a Better World –

Practical Sustainability Creating a Better World –

We think practical sustainability means sustainability that creates a better world for all people and life that share it. We think it should also contribute to happier and healthier people living within these environments.

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Continue Reading... Six key areas of focus for sustainability professionals during lockdown

Six key areas of focus for sustainability professionals during lockdown

It’s been almost a month since the UK Government introduced lockdown measures in response to Covid-19 and has since announced a further three-week extension to social distancing. As such, edie offers some best-practice advice for sustainability pr…

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Continue Reading... 9 of the best sustainable backpacks for travelers

9 of the best sustainable backpacks for travelers

Eco-friendly travelers should check out these sustainable backpacks.

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Continue Reading... Is Covid-19 being used to lobby against the single-use plastic crackdown?

Is Covid-19 being used to lobby against the single-use plastic crackdown?

Group of academics, campaigners and politicians warn against delaying plastic pollution crackdowns in US and UK…

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Continue Reading... Why the pandemic could give business leaders a broader mandate for sustainability

Why the pandemic could give business leaders a broader mandate for sustainability

Let this be the beginning, not the peak, of a corporate transformation journey, so that once society is beyond the immediate threats, we move into a refreshed approach to capitalism.

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Continue Reading... Toshiba Recycles Nearly 187 Tons of E-Waste and Replants 37,083 Trees in 2019

Toshiba Recycles Nearly 187 Tons of E-Waste and Replants 37,083 Trees in 2019

Toshiba Celebrates Sustainability With Recycling & Reforesting Efforts Demonstrating its ongoing commitment to a more sustainable earth, Toshiba…

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Continue Reading... Choosing an effective type of business sustainability

Choosing an effective type of business sustainability

By Kaushal Shah, CEO and Founder of envoPAP…

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