Brian Mecinas on the next generation of climate leadership and activism

March 9, 2020 by  
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Youth leaders around the world are rising up to inspire, empower and mobilize a generational movement to demand action on the climate crisis and ensure environmental justice for all. From organized strikes calling for bold climate solutions to filing (and sometimes winning) lawsuits against state and federal governments, they’re taking their future into their own hands. Arizona Youth Climate Strike’s Brian Mecinas discusses how they are working to create the change they want to see in the world. From GreenBiz 20.

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5 truths companies should consider when using US forests as a natural climate solution

February 5, 2020 by  
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It will take concerted action on the part of both public and private actors.

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Giving thanks for bipartisanship

November 22, 2018 by  
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Here’s something to be thankful for: climate action on the political horizon.

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A sharing economy for plants: Seed libraries are sprouting up

November 22, 2018 by  
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Agribusinesses vs. community agriculture — an American tradition?

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3 Ways Businesses Can Pick Up Where COP17 Fell Short

December 14, 2011 by  
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As the UN’s latest climate summit wraps up with still too little action taken to mitigate and adapt to climate change, businesses are likely to be the best hope for quick action on the scale the world needs.

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Anvil Knitwear’s Emissions Rise 32% with Increased Production

December 14, 2011 by  
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Anvil Knitwear, which won an award for its first corporate responsibility report, has followed up with a refreshingly candid update that declares, "We’ve got some good news and some bad news …"

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How a Decline in Climate Issue Urgency Will Test Corporate Leaders

September 19, 2011 by  
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Climate and other critical sustainability concerns don’t have the same edge they once held as top-of-mind issues. What can corporate leaders and sustainability experts do to sharpen the focus and action on the problems?

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Climate Issues Important But Less Urgent for Sustainability Pros

September 18, 2011 by  
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While climate, energy and water remain top concerns, those problems don’t hold the same urgency they once did for sustainability professionals, says a new study that takes the experts’ pulse on several issues.

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D.C. Enforces ‘Pollution Diet’ on Anacostia River

October 1, 2010 by  
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The U.S. EPA is taking action on the amount of litter in the Anacostia River, imposing a “diet” that will require 1.2 million pounds of trash to be removed each year

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For Fair Trade October, Every Purchase Matters

September 30, 2010 by  
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In 1998, imports of Fair Trade Certified coffee into the U.S. measured 76,059 pounds

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