Mohawk’s George Bandy on the social side of sustainability

March 15, 2019 by  
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You’ve heard about global footprints — but what about global handprints?

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The Ocean Conservancy’s Janis Searles Jones on ending upstream plastic pollution

March 15, 2019 by  
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Protecting the oceans by working on land.

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The Ocean Conservancy’s Janis Searles Jones on ending upstream plastic pollution

Burt’s Bees’ Matt Kopac on data and tools for sustainability in the beauty and personal care sector

March 15, 2019 by  
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“How can we work more collectively to accelerate progress in the sector?”

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What’s your #SDG move?

January 6, 2016 by  
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You’ve heard about the Sustainable Development Goals, but did you know the SDGs have their own music video and Twitter hashtag campaign?

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The 5 emerging themes of renewable energy buying

January 6, 2016 by  
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A macro look at the shifting landscape of corporate green power purchasing.

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How McDonald’s aims to serve up deforestation-free packaging

November 9, 2015 by  
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You’ve heard about sustainable beef, but the fast food giant is focusing its European supply chain sustainability efforts on packaging.

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Wretched Excess, Packaging Dept: Collingwood Whisky’s Flat Bottle And Plastic Top

October 24, 2011 by  
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Lloyd Alter/ CC BY 2.0 We’re big fans of local food and artisan products, so when I heard about a whisky made in Collingwood, Ontario, where I have snowboarded for years, I had to try it out. It is not bad stuff, has a nice touch of maple in it. The problem is the packaging. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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MIT’s Solar-Powered Robotic Swarm Cleans Up Oil Spills (Video)

October 22, 2010 by  
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Image: Sea Swarm, MIT SENSEable City Lab Sea Swarm Deploying clumps of hair, dropping hay bails, tapping Kevin Costner’s oil-sucking machine , unleashing giant super-skimmers, applying chemicals to turn oil into asphalt ; In the wake of the BP Gulf oil spill, we’ve heard about every method imagi… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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“Story of Stuff” Creator and PBS Launch Kid-Friendly Web Series

October 19, 2010 by  
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You may have heard about the “Story of Stuff”, a viral online video that explains the environmental impact of our material economy. Now, creator Annie Leonard will bring her message of conscious consumption to a younger audience.

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