LEED for vertical farms? Defining high-tech sustainable food

August 15, 2016 by  
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The Association for Vertical Farming aims to create the first sustainability standard for towering indoor food systems.

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Staples, Samsung support launch of e-Stewards Standard Version 2

November 4, 2013 by  
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The lastest e-Stewards standard for recycling electronics includes fair labor and lead exposure regulations.

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Andy Ruben: Breaking out of the big-box

November 23, 2012 by  
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How does an executive from Walmart — the gold standard for selling stuff — end up co-founding a company aimed at facilitating sharing instead of buying? Here's the inside story of his all-consuming passion. 

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Navigating the New Global Energy Management Standard

May 12, 2011 by  
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A new global standard for energy management systems goes on the books this year. What will it mean for your company? A recent GreenBiz.com webcast examined ISO 50001

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ULE 880 Sustainability Certification Opens for Pilot Testing Phase

January 12, 2011 by  
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 A new version of the first sustainability standard for businesses, tweaked after garnering over 1,500 comments, was released today.

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Samsung Recycles 41M Pounds of E-waste In Two Years

October 7, 2010 by  
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 In two years, Samsung has recycled more than 41.5 million pounds of electronics and was the first electronics manufacturer to meet the e-Stewards standard for responsible e-waste handling.

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Learning to Track the Elusive Scope 3 Emissions

August 19, 2010 by  
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The emerging global standard for companies to measure and track Scope 3 greenhouse gases (GHG) is on track for finalization in December.

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Introducing ULE 880 – Sustainability for Manufacturing Organizations

August 2, 2010 by  
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Today, a new sustainability standard for companies is being released for public comment: ULE 880 – Sustainability for Manufacturing Organization.

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Why Businesses Should Care About Biodiversity

July 13, 2010 by  
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Just as it’s practically standard for companies to measure and report on their greenhouse gas emissions and understand the risks and opportunities they face from climate change, companies are being urged to understand the impacts they have on biodiversity and ecosystems.  

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BP’s Moment of Truth

May 28, 2010 by  
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The Gulf oil spill is now at least three times the amount of the 11-million-gallon Exxon Valdez spill in 1989. How BP handles the catastrophe will be the true measure of the company — and a sign of whether the industry has learned from the disaster 21 years ago.  

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