Pedro Sancha, SVP of Nalco Water of EcoLab, is collaborating to move to smart and circular water management

November 7, 2018 by  
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Water is a shared resource — a global necessity, but on a management level, a local system.Pedro Sancha, the senior vice president of Nalco Water, an EcoLab company, discussed the challenges and opportunities of water stewardship in the era of climate change. “Companies need to look outside and collaborate with other users in the watershed. It needs to be context-based,” he said. 

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UPS’s Scott Phillippi on strategic fleet electrification and smart grid management

November 7, 2018 by  
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Fleet electrification leader and UPS senior project manager, Scott Phillippi, knows that the opportunities for electrification are endless.The space is ready, he says: “We’re on the cusp of getting there to where there are solutions, that are affordable and that make sense, and that can tie into good business reasons.” The technology is being developed quickly, and quick deployment is key for UPS. Phillippi is confident that others will follow.”We’re maybe on more of a plateau than a tipping point, but we need to push over that,” he said.

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Circular water and the digital transformation

November 7, 2018 by  
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Today, water scarcity is so prevalent that many of our desired economic, social, and environmental goals are out of reach. If we continue to treat water as a disposable, consumable resource, a global crisis is imminent. But if we seize the circular economy opportunity – and leverage technology that already exists to drive better water management and stewardship – we can not only protect our single most important shared resource, we can ensure that businesses can grow to meet the increasing demands of the world for years to come.

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Why Unilever is placing its sustainability bets on open innovation

March 29, 2012 by  
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What happens when global companies look outside their walls for sustainable innovation? They sometimes find it.

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Bird-Friendly Glass Designed With Help From Spiders

August 22, 2010 by  
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Photos from Arnold Glas There’s a terrible feeling you get when a bird smacks into a window, at the office or at your home. “What was that?!” You look outside, and see a dead or injured bird on the ground

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