Combating Marine Debris with Courageous Collaborations

March 11, 2019 by  
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Marine debris is a growing issue for companies throughout the supply chain, as they grapple with their role in this challenge and how they can pivot operations to have a positive impact. Collaboration is key in developing creative, impactful solutions. Hear from leaders at Dow, Ocean Conservancy and Circulate Capital why collaborations across industries, governments and value chains are necessary to define and drive effective outcomes, and how companies can join these efforts.

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Can urban forests cultivate sustainable healthcare?

June 12, 2017 by  
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An unprecedented research project is correlating medical data about more than 4 million Kaiser Permanente subscribers with their proximity to trees and green spaces.

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Why the sustainability industry needs to engage Latinos

December 13, 2012 by  
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Companies that aren't speaking to Latinos with their sustainability messaging are not being heard by the fastest-growing demographic in the nation.

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Infographic: Companies unprepared to address resource scarcities

December 13, 2012 by  
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New research shows that many businesses around the world won’t start planning until 2018. Is this too late?

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How architects can control a building’s intelligence

December 13, 2012 by  
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Fixed attributes of a building play a major part in developing its eventual IQ — and how it will operate.

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Why investors don’t care about corporations’ environmental performance

November 12, 2012 by  
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Institutions — especially foundations — frequently fail at connecting their investment arms with their do-gooder arms that dole out funds to fulfill their missions.

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Business Crafts Old Skateboards into Jewelry and Belt Buckles

October 30, 2012 by  
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What started out as a recycled skateboard birdhouse project with their son’s fifth grade class has boomed into a full-blown business for Phoenix residents Devin and Lisa Kelley. The couple founded Recycled Skateboards International (RSI), a company…

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The Ups and Downs of Social Media for Sustainability

December 19, 2011 by  
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Social networks are changing how companies interact with their stakeholders, of course, but even more important is how they’re changing the ways we share facts and opinions about corporate sustainability.

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NASA-Approved Electric Airplane Flies 200 Miles in 2 Hours

October 6, 2011 by  
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So this is cool. Electric airplanes have been gracing our pages for years now, and while they remain infeasible as a replacement for commercial airliners (duh), they continue to inspire folks with their increasingly impressive feats of sustainable derring do. This guy? Flew 200 miles in two hours on electricity alone. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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POTUS Michelle Obama Goes For Fitness Guinness Record

October 6, 2011 by  
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photo via flickr /CC First Lady Michelle Obama is continuing her campaign to inspire the country’s youth to get off the couch and to get active by going for a Guinness World Record for the most people doing jumping jacks in a 24-hour period. On Tuesday, the POTUS and National Geographic Kids will lead hundreds of DC children in doing one minute of jumping jacks on the South Lawn. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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