Too many of us are too focused on addressing narrow slices of the challenge, rather than the bigger picture.
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Can we really solve the million-piece climate puzzle?
Cannabis companies are hiring agriculture experts to grow newly-legal businesses, but pitfalls like organic labeling and big energy bills loom large.
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Marijuana meets Big Food: Why green weed isn’t easy to grow
The SDGS still face a big challenge: providing universal access to modern energy services and doubling energy efficiency and renewable energy.
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Should companies consider the bigger climate picture when setting emissions targets, or is it more valuable to compare carbon to economic output?
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Are absolute or intensity targets better to curb your carbon footprint?
Comments Off on The Bigger Picture Behind Apple’s China Problem
The major problems uncovered in Apple's — and the IT industry's — Chinese supply chain in a series of recent exposes go far beyond Apple to the heart of how companies measure their social and environmental impacts.
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The second annual GreenBiz Salary Survey tracks more than just how much sustainability leaders at large corporations are paid; the study finds steady growth in attention to, and resources for, sustainability professionals.
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GreenBiz Salary Survey Finds Execs Get Bigger Budgets & More Staff
Comments Off on How the Unregulated, Unscientific ‘Use By’ Labels Cause Food Waste
Americans waste a shocking 40 percent of the food they buy, and as much of half of that can be attributed to the "best before" labels on food.
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How the Unregulated, Unscientific ‘Use By’ Labels Cause Food Waste
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Tiffany & Co. chief Michael Kowalski explains how getting its supply chain under control helped the legendary jeweler’s CEO steer clear of environmental troubles.
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Tiffany’s CEO: How to Keep a Supply Chain Sparkling
Comments Off on Google Wants to Show Why the Cloud Means Bigger is Greener
A top executive at the web juggernaut explains why in computing, as in so many other industries, scale drives efficiency.
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Google Wants to Show Why the Cloud Means Bigger is Greener
Comments Off on Why Are We Still Debating Whether to Embrace Sustainability?
Although a healthy debate is generally a good thing, a debate at the COMMIT forum earlier this month — on whether or not CSR practices are good for the bottom line — missed the point in three key ways.