New guidelines for university policies and procedures surrounding sustainability at San Diego State were approved by vote of the University Senate on May 7. The University Senate passed the Sustainability Policy with a vote of 47-8 with 2 abstentions, and the Sustainability Resolution passed with…
Sustainable Finance In Hong Kong: Establishment Of Cross-agency Steering Group And Upcoming Developments. | Conventus Law
On 5 May 2020, five financial regulators and two government bureaux published a joint statement to announce the establishment of the Green and Sustainable Finance Cross-Agency Steering Group to drive green and sustainable finance policy in Hong Kong.
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Today, Sustainable Fashion Week (SFW2020) announced that the 2020 event will take place from September 11th to September 16th at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark.
UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) are inviting applications to address the objectives of the new Sustainable Management of UK Marine Resources (SMMR) research programme. The £12.4m SMMR programme will be jointly delivered by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) on behalf of UKRI, and in partnership with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and Marine Scotland.
How to Break Into the U.S. Sustainable Market Enroll Now Taught by New York-based sustainable fashion journalist and expert Alden Wicker, this course is for small fashion businesses and designers who want to break into the U.S. market and reach the kind of conscious customer who cares about well-crafted, beautiful design — and will pay for it! In five weeks, Alden will teach you: What makes a brand truly sustainable and ethical. What conscious consumers in the U.S. want How to set up your website to build trust and drive sales
A giant fish that lived around 380 million years ago fed in a similar way to basking sharks, the second-largest living shark in the world today, scientists report.
Researchers at the University of Sussex studied around 9,000 children who were born in the early 90s in Britain.
GOSH Arts are working with artists Something & Son to imagine how hospitals could become more sustainable and incorporate elements of the natural world. The environmental ideas and passion of the younger generation are important, so this project will involve the GOSH Young People’s Forum (YPF) and…
SOLETRADER Shoes on Instagram: “Go green this season with the Veja Vegan V-10 trainer. Crafted from sustainable materials – this is your must have white trainer.”
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You can download the Regenerative Event Checklist here. As lockdown measures begin to loosen in Europe, life is slowly starting to resemble a more familiar past.However, there are notable differences, with the visitor economy and meetings industry,……
Move over, Millennials – there’s a new generation in town. To date, there has been much research conducted on millennial purchasing behaviors.Born between 1981 and 1996, Millennials makeup about 22% of the population, according to Statista, and are about 30% of total retail sales; this generation…
The coronavirus lockdown will see global carbon emissions fall by a fifth compared with last year, but this dramatic drop won’t slow climate change…
India launched its ‘Smart City Mission’ to create 100 smart cities, capacitate urban local bodies, and allocated 480 billion INR in its 2015 Union Budget…
Eventbrite – Fashion for Good presents Unpacking the Shifting Role of Sustainability in Fashion – Wednesday, 20 May 2020 – Find event and ticket information.
JCCC Sustainibility on Instagram: “Meet Emily Reno, SSC member, intern, Sustainable Agriculture alumna and JCCC Graduate, c/o 2015. From her home in Minneapolis, Emily filled…”
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TCO Certified has extended its online product finder to included measurable sustainable performance data for certified products.
Sustainability Essentials Webinar – Circularity in Furnishings May 21, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST Circularity in Furnishings What we throw away is now the world’s most abundant natural resource. Why aren’t we using more of it as a production feedstock? Furniture is a durable good – intended to last a long time. Why, then, do we throw so much of it away.
Where trends such as ultra-filtered milk, grassfed and functional protein drinks have already given dairy a needed boost, national co-op Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) is helping new brands to move ahead with its 2020 DFA Accelerator, which announced its class of nine companies last week.
ONDO Smart Farming releases an all-in-one, sustainable agriculture solution for automated drip irrigation management and control, precise plant nutrition and climate control | AgriTechTomorrow
The solution offers both the hardware and software required for the automation of all plant growing processes, for all crops – inside greenhouses, orchards, on vineyards or on the open field.
Lest you think shopping online makes you more eco-friendly, don’t forget it takes a lot of resources to make and ship that stuff….
Sustainable palm oil? How environmental protection and poverty reduction can be reconciled | EurekAlert! Science News
Palm oil is often associated with tropical deforestation above all else. However, this is only one side of the story, as agricultural scientists from the University of Göttingen and the IPB University Bogor (Indonesia) show in a new study.
Animal Crossing New Horizons has launched its new stamp rally event, in which you can collect museum stamps to earn in-game rewards.
The pandemic has exposed vulnerabilities across all industries and forced leaders to re-evaluate the systems they’ve long had in place. Some of the most pertinent issues that have been revealed are the inequities in our healthcare system, the problematic nature of the U.S.’s supply chain across…
Across industries, companies are using tech and data to increase their circularity.
The story of the Wild Alaskan Company is the story of my family, my upbringing and a deep-seated desire to reconnect with myself and with real food….
Plastics have extremely useful properties: they help us keep our food fresh, make it possible to safely operate electrical devices and create various solutions in the medical field, such as disposable syringes and artificial joints.
The state is meeting all metrics as flags rise from half mast and zoos plan for reopening.
The new normal: sustainable leadership lessons from lockdown’
Tuesday 26th May 2020 at 6pm (BST)
During this pandemic great leadership has been exemplified at all levels. This webinar focuses on the lessons learned and how we can take these forward to enhance our clinical practice.
Hear from national experts including: Professor Michael West, Professor of Work and Organisational Psychology, Lancaster University Helen Bevan, Chief Transformation Officer Horizons Group, NHS England Professor Jason Leitch, National Clinical Director, Scottish Government
Farmed salmon is a highly nutritious source of protein, and a major contributing factor to this is the specialized diet of the fish, which is rich in nutrients and Omega-3s.
Sustainable Company Global Directory How to search for impact-driven brands?Click the filter button on the top left of the table Choose your search criteria by clicking add filter and selecting from the list: Brand Name, City, Website, Industry or Keywords Add multiple filters e.g. City:Barcelona…
‘Navigating turbulent times’, where we delve into today’s greatest challenges, tackle your questions and concerns, and help our profession navigate through these stormy waters. ‘Navigating turbulent times’ episode four: ‘Net zero and sustainability in a post-COVID world’ Join IWFM and our International SIG live at 12pm, Wednesday 13 May, for the next episode of ‘Navigating turbulent times’ as our expert panel discusses ‘Net zero and sustainability in a post-COVID world’ and answers your sustainability-related questions.
A Nordic company focused on improving the innovation, security and sustainability of data centres has released a guide to help businesses in improving their sustainability profile.
May 2, 2020 – Explore kailendOrg’s board “Sustainable Agriculture”, followed by 102 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Agriculture, Sustainability and What is volunteering.
Impact delivering SAN proposes the design of “pollinator friendly” management plans, including practices that: Reduce ecosystem degradation, pollution, destruction or fragmentation. Avoid the potential negative effects of agriculture and livestock-related activities on local wildlife. Prioritize the use of integrated pest management approaches as a way to protect crop health and reduce the toxic footprint of agrochemicals.
Sustainability | Free Full-Text | Management Strategies to Improve the Economics of Sheep Farms in Norwegian Coastal and Fjord Areas—The Effect of Animal Size and Capacities for Rangeland Utilisation
The morphological and productive aspects of Norwegian sheep have developed over time and adapted to the diverse environment of the country. Before 1900, native Norwegian sheep were crossed with UK breeds to attain higher body weight and reproductive efficiency.
Find out more about our commitment to cocoa sustainability throughout the world.
Sustainability Wearing ASPORTUGUESAS is a step towards a more sustainable future. For us, the preservation of the environment is as important as the creation of good footwear. From the choice of materials to the way we produce and communicate our footwear, we do everything to make our brand more sustainable. By purchasing ASPORTUGUESAS you are taking this trip with us, not only in style and comfort, but also with the certainty that you are contributing to create a better future.
We support UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), an urgent call for a global partnership to support peace and prosperity for people and the planet.
The Martian surface is covered with thousands of lava-like flows similar to the kind we see from volcanoes on Earth.Questions have remained over what these…
The absence of a coherent, joined-up global standard to measure producers’ progress on sustainability risks undermining communication on the good progress…
MIT researchers discover ‘anti-aging molecule’ that can heal DNA lesions linked with Alzheimer’s | Daily
A new joint study from MIT and Harvard has identified an enzyme that could help reverse the effects of DNA damage associated with aging and Alzheimer’s disease, based on testing in mice.
In a cleared business where truth and trust are paramount, there remains an elusiveness around the ability to complicity trust all.
International Symposium on Fisheries Sustainability | Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Marine and inland fisheries today are an important crossroads. They make a crucial and growing contribution to food, nutrition and livelihood security. Yet, despite significant successes, there is a decreasing overall trend in the proportion of marine fish stocks caught within biologically sustainable levels, especially in the least developed regions. The fisheries sector needs to develop a new vision for capture fisheries in the 21st century, in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, that better reflects the way we perceive and use capture fisheries.
Every year, the Abu Dhabi Government offers the Zayed Future Energy Prize, the total Prize fund of US $3 million for Entrepreneurs to celebrates achievements…
Feisty squid and deep-sea fish dazzle potential predators with a bioluminescent flash of light | Daily
To find out how the seals find their prey in the dark, the team attaches GPS trackers and light-detecting sensors to five seals from the Kerguelen Islands in the Antarctic.
What Are Sustainable Living Pods? Pods are programs and materials to populate common rooms in a home. Ideas like UBI (Universal Basic Income) have been floated by various political candidates- interwoven pods ecosystem standards can assure that those dollars don’t simply get gobbled up by existing consumer systems, but transform them. $1000 or $2000 cash a month can sustain connected civic homes running pods programing based on standards.
The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) announced today that Alliant Energy’s West Riverside Energy Center project recently earned the Envision Platinum rating for sustainable infrastructure – the highest Envision recognition level. This is Alliant Energy’s sixth power generation facility to receive Envision recognition, which demonstrates the company’s commitment to sustainable infrastructure planning and design.
The SUMA summer school will go ahead as planned, however it will be organized digitally. Metallurgy is a key enabler of a circular economy (CE), its digitalization is the metallurgical Internet of Things (m-IoT). In short: Metallurgy is at the heart of a CE, as metals all have strong intrinsic recycling potentials. Process metallurgy, as a key enabler for a CE, will help much to deliver its goals.
On March 16, all Cerner associates began working from home in an effort to help slow the spread of Covid-19. As Cerner Chairman and CEO Brent Shafer mentioned in a recent note, we have accomplished some amazing things during that time, even while adjusting to a new work environment.
This Block Stars podcast features CEO and Co-founder of AIKON, Marc Blinder, who discusses the environmental impact of cryptocurrency mining.
Wide vessels sustain marginal transpiration flux and do not optimize inefficient gas exchange activity under impaired hydraulic control and salinity
Plants optimize water use and carbon assimilation via transient regulation of stomata resistance and by limiting hydraulic conductivity in a long‐term response of xylem anatomy. We postulated that …
The Santa Cruz wind farm (Sonora) comprises 45 wind turbines that will supply clean and sustainable energy to more than 275.000 homes. The project for the wind farm of the Spanish company Acciona Energía in the Mexican town of Santa Cruz has been a joint effort by the Ormazabal teams for…
Intel has laid out fresh plans to reduce the impact the CPU company and its products have on the environment by 2030. The new 2030 goals, as a part of the company's wider RISE strategy, outline the ways in which it plans on going about counteracting its impact on the environment, including…
Discover the importance of sustainability to business in today’s world.
There is a lot of action around sustainable procurement (SP) these days.
This UL white paper will look at “greenwashing” (overstating your product or company’s sustainable attributes) and “green blushing” (not saying enough about your product or company’s sustainable attributes), and discuss how companies can credibly position their sustainability programs in the…
As the world undergoes considerable change, with increasing resource insufficiency, worsening climate change, and their implications for the planet and its people, the need to accelerate the transition from a linear economy to a circular one has never been greater.
London, New York, Milan and Paris have topped the list in Global Language Monitor’s (GLM) rankings for the top global fashion capitals in sustainability for 2020 that was…
As COVID-19 lockdown measures ease there is an increasing focus on making the post-pandemic world work better than it did before.
Antibacterial, Cytocompatible, Sustainably Sourced: Cellulose Membranes with Bifunctional Peptides for Advanced Wound Dressings
Abstract Progressive antibiotic resistance is a serious condition adding to the challenges associated with skin wound treatment, and antibacterial wound dressings with alternatives to antibiotics a…
This blog is an edited version of a keynote CUSP director Tim Jackson gave at the 2013 Sea of Faith Annual Conference in Leicester. In outlining the philosophical foundation of a different approach to economics, this essay speaks as much to the financial crisis from 2008, as it does to the current…
The new fashion rules for virtual dates? Dress up, but don’t overdress.
I had a chat with Sustainable Fashion Dublin about how to easily upcycle your clothes at home, and I learned a bunch of handy tips and tricks.
Sustainability | Special Issue : Responding to Crisis in Industry 4.0: Sustainable Marketing Innovation in Uncertain Times
Sustainability, an international, peer-reviewed Open Access journal.
Amazon rainforest could spark the next pandemic including a new coronavirus outbreak, expert warns | Daily
An ecologist warns the next pandemic could emerge in the Amazon rainforest due to human invasion on animals’ habitats, as they can catch zoonotic diseases – including a coronavirus.
Billions of euros of low-carbon energy investment could be at stake in an obscure European Union dispute about whether or not to set up a committee.
Green Umbrella – Cincinnati 2030 District Virtual 50% Solution Series!: Redefining your Path to Sustainability in the Face of the Pandemic and Beyond
Organization: Cincinnati 2030 District, an initiative of Green Umbrella Join us for the 50% Solutions Series! Redefining your Path to Sustainability in the Face of the Pandemic and Beyond Event Sponsor The Ohio Center for Energy Efficiency (OCIEE) is a co-sponsor for this event and its activities are coordinated by Graphet Data Mining. OCIEE provides Ohio businesses opportunities for training, energy efficiency project financing, and state funded energy programs.
The Conference Board Sustainability Watch is a monthly series of webcasts that offer insights from the latest research by The Conference Board Sustainability Center and experts and practitioners from some of the leading sustainable companies.
10 Holland Street has chosen to print 75% of all the interior fabrics using pigment printing ink and fabric.This is an exciting new chapter for the business to apply more enviromentally friendly and sustainainable options to all our products ( our wearable garments have used a minimal waste production…
Sweatcoin is partnering with SEED Madagascar to save bees and support sustainable livelihoods in rural Madagascar- Volunteer (in 2021)! � https://madagascar.co.uk/volunteer – Donate �: https://madagascar.charitycheckout.co.uk � About SEED Madagascar � SEED Madagascar is a small…
Elon Musk’s private company SpaceX has confirmed that its first manned launch space shuttle will launch next week, on May 27.
New Guide: Unlocking the Value of IoT Data in Organizations | Connecting the SMARTS!
DIY Aquaponic Garden: : practical guide on how to build your inexpensive and sustainable hydroponics, greenhouse system and easily grow herbs,fruits, plants ,organic vegetable
The Ultimate Guide On Building Your Aquaponic Garden: Learn How To Become Master Aquaponic Gardener With These Professional Tips And Tricks Have you been dreaming for years of giving vent to your green thumb, but you don’t know how? You can’t wait to start a hydroponic garden, but you aren’t sure about what you need? Then this book is the right one for you and for your botanical dream!
Other Stories plans to use all recycled or sustainably sourced materials by 2030 — starting with a spring capsule collection made from eco-friendly fabrics
& Other Stories is working to build a more sustainable brand. This sustainably sourced collection for spring is an example of these continued efforts.
Against Business As Usual: Renewing Our Commitment To A Sustainable Future with TENCEL™ | Textile World
The start of 2020 was met with different challenges due to the global COVID-19 pandemic which, alongside the impact on public health, has resulted in economic and environmental shifts. During this time, everyone must take the responsibility to keep themselves and those around them healthy and strong, given the aftermath of the virus is sure to bring further challenges. Despite global headwinds, the TENCEL™ brand shall continue to “stay on course” through good and bad times and find ways to sustain its core DNA to promote sustainability.
Mud on the surface of Mars probably flows like lava does on Earth, which makes it difficult to tell whether Martian volcanoes are spewing lava or just mud…
Oversized packaging and congestion in the packing area was impeding peak performance at ASDA’s George Home e-fulfilment operation. That was until the opportunity arose to acquire a state-of-the-art automated packing system that could tailor-make parcels at high-velocity.
Many planning authorities now require a planning application to include a comprehensive Sustainability Statement for a development. We provide Sustainability Statements covering key sustainability issues to fulfil the various requirements of different local planning authorities throughout the United Kingdom. Our Statements balance environmentally sound proposals with commercial viability.
Researchers in Australia discovered a fossil of a rare and still mysterious dinosaur related to the T. rex and velociraptor that they believe roamed Antarctica 110 million years ago.
Consumers are rapidly becoming more environmentally conscious, and packaging recyclability is now a major decision factor in their purchasing. Indeed, 48% of consumers in the US said they would definitely or probably change their consumption habits to reduce their impact… CONTINUE READING
Fashion technology company Shima Seiki is working to help the industry meet face mask production demand in a sustainable, responsible way.
Sustainability is at the heart of our business and impacts the way we work, from our floral offering through to our packaging. In order to commit to reducing floral waste each week we curate one bouquet arrangement in three sizes featuring seasonal flowers and available to pre-order for delivery…
GSA is a charity that exists to support communities to stand on their own feet and know the gos… Grace Sustains Africa needs your support for Keep Mobai Alive…
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Vivek Adhia on Instagram: “Sustainable and Green: This is how buildings of future would look like. The walls are not just hollow but have provision to treat waste…”
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Researchers in Florida have rediscovered a rare species of bee, the blue calamintha, that was last seen in 2016, prompting some to fear it might have gone extinct due to commercial citrus farms.
SIDS DOCK and GRID-Arendal announce strategic partnership for sustainable use and management of marine resources in small islands and low-lying developing countries
SIDS DOCK, the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Sustainable Energy and Climate Resilience Organization, has signed an agreement with GRID-Arendal to collaborate on the promotion of nature-based solutions and technologies for the sustainable use and management of marine resources to support the economic and livelihoods systems of the populations of small islands and low-lying developing countries.
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