The Global Council for Sustainable Tourism granted worldwide recognition to the Certificate of Sustainable Tourism (CST) of the Costa Rican Tourism Institute. The Global Sustainable Tourism Council awarded Costa Rica worldwide recognition for its permanent efforts in the development and…
From bottle tops to shredded bottles, a fashion student in the UK has astounded her audience with a single-use plastic collection.
Worldwide, businesses are recognizing the power of green. With the social and economic impacts of climate change impossible to ignore, more and more companies are starting to introduce sustainable business practices. And they’re realizing they aren’t just great for the environment—they’re just as good for business too. According to a report from the Business & Sustainable Development Commission, investing in green business practices will open up $12 trillion worth of cost savings and market opportunities across the global economy by 2030.
The past 12 months proved to be an exciting time for green innovation, with new products and systems emerging and scaling amid a backdrop of climate protests. Here, edie scans the horizon for innovations that could transform sustainability in 2020.