The Importance of Truth, Redefining 'The Good Life' Among Ford's Trends for 2017
The newly-released Looking Forward with Ford report finds consumers at a crossroads. People are reassessing how they define 'the Good Life,' value material possessions, and use their time. They are...
#Cleantech, #BrandInnovations
Lagunitas Poised to Save $22.5M Through Cambrian’s New Water-Energy Purchase Agreement
Cambrian Innovation, a commercial provider of distributed wastewater-treatment and resource-recovery solutions for industrial facilities, announced today that it is offering a novel water-energy...
Solar Roadways Will Soon Drive Energy Production on Four Continents
French engineering giant Bouygues Group is making a convincing case for reinventing the wheel, rolling out four new solar road projects across four continents that could change the way we drive by...
#behaviorchange
Shell Considering Linking Executive Bonuses to GHG Emissions Management
Coming off a string of apparent strides toward recognizing the benefits of sustainability – including ratifying a shareholder resolution that commits the company to investing in a low-carbon future,...
New Higg Module Empowers Apparel, Footwear, Textile Producers to Design Impacts Out of Products
The Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) today launches the Higg Index Design and Development Module (DDM). Along with the release last month of its updated Higg Materials Sustainability Index (MSI...
#wastenot
Carbon Trust Launches Zero-Waste-to-Landfill Certification
As businesses around the world continue to innovate closed-loop solutions and other initiatives to eliminate waste throughout their operations, The Carbon Trust will now be able to audit those...
#TheNewEconomy #CircularEconomy #Governments/NGOs #Leadership
Circular Economy Framework Could Give India a Competitive Advantage
A new report has found that adopting circular economic principles would put India on a path to positive regenerative and value-creating development with annual benefits of US $624 billion in 2050...
Report: 2020 Deforestation Goals Are Unlikely to Be Achieved; Companies Need More Help
The 2016 results from the Global Canopy Programme’s (GCP’s) ‘Forest 500’ have been released, and they don't bring good news. The deforestation policy analysis of the world's most influential...
Nestlé Chocolate Could Have 40% Less Sugar as Early as 2018
Nestlé SA has developed a process to alter the structure of sugar that makes it taste sweeter in smaller amounts, which could help the food giant respond to increasing pressures from governments,...
Trending: Finally, End-of-Life Solutions for Two of Our Least Recyclable Products
As the ongoing effort to mitigate climate change leads many businesses and governments to create a circular economy, we still face a number of roadblocks – namely in the end of life of certain...

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