The only publicly tech company to be certified under the Living Building Challenge is open-sourcing the system it uses to measure what’s leaving its offices.
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Etsy hacked an app to track waste — one you can use, too
Sustainability considerations should be prominent in the design, development and operational phases of the PPP process.
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3 ways to embed sustainability in public-private partnerships
A new venture, bext360, has developed a system that verifies beans using smart image recognition. The technology may allow buyers to track provenance of crops more closely, while promising faster payments for local farmers.
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Can this startup use blockchain to brew up more sustainable coffee?
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More than 200 potential applications are in the energy sector alone. Plus, don’t overlook emerging models for self-driving vehicles and tracing lumber.
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More blockchain experiments that could unlock innovation
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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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What blockchain can do for the environment
Comments Off on If all paper cannot be made from 100% recycled fiber, what should we use?
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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If all paper cannot be made from 100% recycled fiber, what should we use?
Comments Off on Behind the forces disrupting the CSO’s role
Both sustainability management and business in general are undergoing major upheavals. BSR’s CEO Aron Cramer weighs in.
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Behind the forces disrupting the CSO’s role
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Agriculture is the “most destructive industry” in history, but Allan Savory reveals ancient practices that can enrich the future.
The business case for holistic management
Comments Off on Can artificial intelligence make supply chains sustainable?
Next-gen software from the likes of EcoVadis, eRevalue, RepRisk and SAP could speed analysis.
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Can artificial intelligence make supply chains sustainable?
Comments Off on California’s grid geeks: Renewables as good ‘grid citizens’
In building a cleaner grid that spans multiple states, renewables have to do more than simply provide energy.
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California’s grid geeks: Renewables as good ‘grid citizens’