What it takes to be a corporate climate leader

March 20, 2020 by  
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Making sustainability core to business strategy and aligning corporate sustainability and government relations teams helps companies deal with short-term crises such as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

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World Water Day 2020: The role of innovation in creating abundance

March 20, 2020 by  
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We are now beyond business-as-usual approaches for water, which is critical for watersheds such as the Colorado River Basin.

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What COVID-19 teaches us about resilience

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The unprecedented response to coronavirus, however, may provide the best argument for local grid resilience we’ve ever had.

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In a circular economy, product-as-a-service has social and environmental benefits

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Looking at washing machines, research from Sweden’s Linköping University tries to solve part of the puzzle about how to shift business models to find more traction when it comes to being circular, as well as adding a social element.

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Standing at the crossroads of the climate crisis

October 14, 2017 by  
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Three simple, psychological ways to deal with society’s climate calamity. One of them leads to positive change. Which will you choose?

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The cost of sustainable development

November 24, 2015 by  
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Rich countries are supposed to give $100 billion to developing countries in the upcoming Paris climate talks to deal with climate change. How much has been committed and how will this work?

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INFOGRAPHIC: The dangers of indoor pollution and how to deal with it

March 25, 2015 by  
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In 2012, household air pollution made up 7.7% of all global mortalities and indoor pollution causes all kinds of health issues, from headaches and trouble concentrating to allergies and lung problems. Given that we spend 90% of our lives indoors, it’s important that the air we breathe indoors be safe and clean, but that can be a challenge since indoor air is 2 – 5 times more polluted than outdoor air. This infographic gives you all the details on the dangers of indoor air pollution and a few tips for making the air in your home the best it can be. Read the rest of INFOGRAPHIC: The dangers of indoor pollution and how to deal with it Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:

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Spring’s baby animals are easy prey for outdoor pets—help keep them safe!

March 25, 2015 by  
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All around the world, songbirds are disappearing at an alarming rate. Although many of them perish due to habitat loss and poisoning by agricultural pesticides, a startling number of them are killed by domestic cats. In the USA alone, it’s estimated that somewhere around 3 billion birds and close to 7 billion small mammals are killed by cats, including house pets that are allowed to venture outdoors, and feral animals. Spring is the most vulnerable time for baby birds , rabbits, and other wee ones, and we can all do our part to help them survive. Read on to learn how. Read the rest of Spring’s baby animals are easy prey for outdoor pets—help keep them safe! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:

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Study: Textbooks Under-Recyled in U.S.

January 28, 2013 by  
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A new study from the National Wildlife Federation takes a closer look at how schools deal with the millions of textbooks in the United States that become damaged or outdated every year. Researchers surveyed both K-12 and higher education…

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Waste-Fighting Podcasts for Your Commute

January 28, 2013 by  
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On average, Americans spend 25 minutes commuting to work. Opting for public transit helps reduce your carbon footprint for that time, but all that commuting can get boring. If you’re the type of commuter who always wears headphones, one way to make…

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