Dow embraces circularity . . . and fossil fuels

February 7, 2020 by  
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Dow is looking to lead on the circular economy — not so much on moving away from fossil fuels.

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Episode 206: Dialogues, main-stage highlights fresh from GreenBiz 20

February 7, 2020 by  
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Featuring mainstage highlights with Ceres CEO Mindy Lubber and Cornerstone Capital co-founder and CEO Erika Karp. Plus, tips for employees on diversity and inclusion.

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How the Green Sports Alliance mobilizes sports fans to play for environmental change

February 7, 2020 by  
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16 leagues. 194 teams. 195 venues. Members of the Green Sports Alliance embrace renewable energy, healthy food, recycling, water efficiency, safer chemicals and other environmentally preferable practices — and they inspire millions of fans to follow their lead.

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The potential for circular textiles to have a positive impact on work and workers

February 7, 2020 by  
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Can unwanted clothes make for happy workers?

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Robyn O’Brien: Following the ‘North Star’ in Food Systems Transformation

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An exploration at the intersection of food, finance and courageous leadership.

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To manage plastic waste, you first have to measure it — here’s how we did it for one Caribbean country

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Measuring the problem is often challenging for plastics, due to lack of data on where they come from and end up.

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Access is the New Ownership: Poptech 2010

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Image: The Mesh, by Lisa Gansky One of my favorite ideas to crop up at Poptech — a conference that’s full of them — is Lisa Gansky’s concept of the Mesh : Or, how business is moving away from models of ownership and towards that of access. The rise of product service systems (things like Netflix, Etsy, your public library, etc) has been a phenomenon we’ve covered for years at Treehugger: it promotes efficiency and lowers consumption through plain ol’ sharing

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