EY’s Veli Ivanova on the company’s 2020 carbon neutral commitment

February 26, 2020 by  
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Just before GreenBiz 20 in February 2020, financial services company EY announced that it would become carbon neutral by the end of the year. Veli Ivanova, Americas climate change and sustainability services leader at EY, joined GreenBiz 20 Sidebar cohosts Heather Clancy and Sarah Golden to discuss the announcement. Ivanova noted that EY has been doing similar work with client organizations for about a decade and that it was important for the company to do the same. “Our employees are really the driving force behind that commitment,” she says.

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UN Global Compact’s Marie Morice on where we are with the Sustainable Development Goals

February 26, 2020 by  
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Marie Morice, head of sustainable finance at the U.N. Global Compact, says that there’s strong interests with corporates for the Sustainable Development Goals — often referred to as SDGs — but with many of goals, “we’re not there yet.”

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Episode 159: Director-investor disconnect, financing the circular economy transition

February 15, 2019 by  
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Plus, introducing our semi-regular “What I Do” series, featuring United sustainability senior manager Aaron Robinson.

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Why solving the problem of plastic waste begins at home

February 15, 2019 by  
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New business models and incentives for consumers are two ways to start.

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Furniture as a service — PaaS or fail?

February 15, 2019 by  
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IKEA’s new products-as-a-service model offering shows its circular efforts, but there are still questions to be answered.

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How Timberland uses ‘the four pillars’ to sow sustainability

November 28, 2012 by  
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The company's senior manager of environmental stewardship speaks about the triple bottom line.

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Video: The UPS approach to eco-friendly packaging, shipping

June 8, 2012 by  
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Arnold Barlow, Senior Manager for Sustainable Solutions at the Sustainable Brands Conference in San Diego for an update and a look inside the carrier's Eco Responsible Packaging design lab.

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