COVID-19 and food: Slowdowns, layoffs and one silver lining

March 27, 2020 by  
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Restaurants are struggling across the U.S., which is affecting local producers. But many companies are acting quickly to minimize food waste and some farms have seen a surge in online orders.

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Protecting tropics could save half of species on brink, report says

March 27, 2020 by  
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Local farmers could be part of the key to helping to prevent extinction.

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Plastic to-go containers are bad, but the alternatives might not be much better

February 5, 2020 by  
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Single-use plastic bans are showing up across the nation. But compostable plates and forks may not solve the plastic crisis.

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How Organic Valley lit up 10 communities with solar while meeting its clean energy goals

August 8, 2019 by  
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The backstory on how the Butter Solar Project spreads solar across the Midwest

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Can cooperatives save America’s small farms?

October 11, 2018 by  
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Amid a nationwide rise in worker-owned businesses of all types, small farms across the country are foregoing traditional farm ownership and reaping the benefits of cooperative farming.

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Can we fight food waste with plastic packaging?

October 2, 2018 by  
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The impacts of losing food across the value chain are massive. Could improving packaging — even if it’s plastic — be the answer?

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Take a Bite Out of Waste in Your School Cafeteria

March 16, 2018 by  
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Every school cafeteria across the country is unique: different kitchens, … The post Take a Bite Out of Waste in Your School Cafeteria appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Big business should watch this tiny state’s power transformation

November 29, 2017 by  
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What’s happening in Rhode Island could have sweeping implications for the fate of clean energy across the United States.

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Startups bring safer chemistry to market

November 29, 2017 by  
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Young companies redesign products or processes beyond what most suppliers are willing to do.

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Sustainable tourism: A journey, not a destination

July 12, 2017 by  
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What will it take for stakeholders across the tourism industry to ensure ecological, economic and cultural sustainability? Here are five key ideas.

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