Bending the line: How better design can transition a linear economy to a circular one

June 15, 2019 by  
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From Interface to Starbucks to Patagonia, companies are starting to make products and packaging with end-of-life top-of-mind.

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Bending the line: How better design can transition a linear economy to a circular one

Episode 176: Investors dive into water risks, IKEA’s low-carbon shipping manifest

June 14, 2019 by  
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In this episode, Ceres director of investor engagement Monika Frayman chats about why the investment community is scrutinizing corporate water strategy. Plus, IKEA’s Angela Hultberg ponders the company’s early experiences with electric vehicles and last-mile delivery.

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Episode 176: Investors dive into water risks, IKEA’s low-carbon shipping manifest

‘Banking’ water surges in communities facing water stress

June 14, 2019 by  
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Groundwater recharge is the latest wave in water security.

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‘Banking’ water surges in communities facing water stress

Improving food cold chains for farmers and citizens in India

June 14, 2019 by  
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New research shows that temperature-controlling supply chains can cut food waste and boost public health in the country.

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Improving food cold chains for farmers and citizens in India

Utilities energy storage growing like gangbusters

June 14, 2019 by  
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Commercial and industrial behind-the-meter storage just had its best quarter yet.

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Utilities energy storage growing like gangbusters

Making living products is second nature at our Glasgow plant

June 14, 2019 by  
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Sponsored: With the recent Petal Certification of an entire commercial carpet platform, Mohawk Group demonstrates how sustainability is their second nature.

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Making living products is second nature at our Glasgow plant

Ocean health is good business: An urgent call to ocean action

June 13, 2019 by  
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The CEO of the UN Global Compact calls for companies to work to ensure healthy, productive and well-governed oceans.

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Indigo Agriculture’s bold plan to reward farmers for burying 1 trillion tons of CO2 in soil

June 13, 2019 by  
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New marketplace will reward outcomes enabled by regenerative agriculture, not specific practices.

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Indigo Agriculture’s bold plan to reward farmers for burying 1 trillion tons of CO2 in soil

Tractors, software and the right to repair

June 13, 2019 by  
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A major link in the circular economy: DIY fixes. A major kink in the transition to a circular economy: lobby efforts against DIY fixes.

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The Defense Department is worried about climate change — and it’s a huge carbon emitter

June 13, 2019 by  
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Cutting Pentagon emissions will help save lives in the United States and could diminish the risk of climate conflict.

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The Defense Department is worried about climate change — and it’s a huge carbon emitter

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