Dear David Attenborough: The bears are at the door

January 24, 2020 by  
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The sense of crisis is growing, along with the actual climate crisis.

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How companies can source polyester more sustainably

January 23, 2020 by  
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The most widely used fiber in the world, polyester accounts for roughly half of the fiber market overall and about 80 percent of all synthetic fibers.

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How companies can source cotton more sustainably

January 22, 2020 by  
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Natural and renewable, it’s a popular choice for brands and consumers looking to make more sustainable fabric choices, but cotton comes with its fair share of social and environmental risks.

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How companies can integrate a more sustainable materials strategy into their business

January 21, 2020 by  
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Almost any textile you can think of, from cotton to leather to nylon, has social and environmental impacts risks at every level of its supply chain. The Material Change Index, reflecting the policies of more than 170 companies, tracks the apparel, footwear and home sector’s progress on managing risk and replacing harmful materials.

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A new decade demands new leadership in climate policy advocacy

January 21, 2020 by  
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Only public policy can deliver the speed and scale of emissions reductions needed to limit the worst impacts of climate change.

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Could zero emission vehicles usher in an era of ‘road calm’?

January 21, 2020 by  
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A new driving test devised by Hyundai provides further evidence that electric vehicles are not just cleaner. They also lead to calmer, safer drivers.

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Autonomous vehicles could help cities address their climate goals, if they start planning now

January 21, 2020 by  
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How do cities make sure AVs achieve the “heaven” rather than the “hell” scenario?

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BMW is the first carmaker to join responsible mining initiative

January 14, 2020 by  
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Carmakers are coming under increasing pressure to ensure the materials used for electric vehicle production are responsibly sourced.

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Could abandoned agricultural lands help save the planet?

January 14, 2020 by  
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Some researchers contend there is an opportunity for ecological restoration that could help fight climate change and stem the loss of biodiversity.

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A sustainability lesson from IBM: take the lead and your supply chain might follow

December 14, 2019 by  
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Companies must establish systems, structures and training to make it relatively easy for every employee and supplier to implement sustainability.

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