3M embeds ‘sustainability value’ mandate into new product development

January 8, 2019 by  
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Starting this year, the 116-year-old company is embedded recyclability, reuse, energy and other sustainability considerations earlier into decisions.

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What will hyperloop mean for climate, ecosystems and resources?

January 8, 2019 by  
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Hyperloop promises ultrafast transportation — but what does it mean for the environment?

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From corporate giants, models to scale sustainability

September 26, 2017 by  
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Here’s how efforts to increase clean energy and reduce waste have evolved at Walmart and Amazon.

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Under construction: USGBC CEO shares an evolving blueprint

September 26, 2017 by  
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Almost a year into his new role, Mahesh Ramanujam discusses building a new generation of climate leaders alongside greener communities and cities.

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Filling the gap: Why demand for green banks is growing

May 15, 2017 by  
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Organizations such as NY Green Bank offer new ways to finance renewable energy and energy efficiency projects. But concern lingers over how the Trump administration will impact demand.

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What blockchain can do for the environment

March 14, 2017 by  
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The digital technology behind bitcoin is poised to revolutionize how we certify sustainability, use renewable energy and more.

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If all paper cannot be made from 100% recycled fiber, what should we use?

March 14, 2017 by  
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Recycling paper was one of the earliest and most important actions individuals and companies took to treat our natural world more gently.But despite great advances in paper recycling, we don’t have enough recycled paper fiber to go around.So, if we cannot make every new product from recycled paper, which products should be made from recycled and which should use sustainably grown new fiber?A new tool is being developed to help answer that question. But first, let’s explain why we need it in the first place.

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President-elect Trump should heed these state mandates

November 9, 2016 by  
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As the climate denier heads for the White House, here’s how other energy and environmental ballot measures fared Tuesday.

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The water-energy nexus is not what you expect

August 23, 2016 by  
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While saving water does save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, there are other benefits, too.

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What 2015 brought the retail industry

December 24, 2015 by  
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Here’s how retail leaders continued to raise the bar on energy and climate this past year.

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