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HP ‘Living Progress’ Report Highlights Stakeholder Engagement and Environmental Stewardship Efforts
HP is redoubling its efforts towards improved governance and stakeholder engagement, according to the company’s 2014 Living Progress Report. The report describes HP’s global citizenship policies,...
#WasteNot #SupplyChain #CircularEconomy
Building a Circular Economy: How Ford, Novelis Created a Truly Closed Loop for Automotive Aluminum
With approximately 9 billion people in the world today, society consumes and discards more and more each year, with no signs of slowing down. Culturally, we’ve begun to embrace and adopt recycling as...
#Collaboration #NaturalCapital
Looptworks Working to Replenish the Colorado River — with Your Help
Fresh from its successful collaboration with Southwest Airlines on its LUV Seat collection of bags and accessories upcycled from the airline’s leather seats, Looptworks has launched an email campaign...
How to Avoid the Social Media *Fails* That Hit at the Heart of Sustainability
Reputation, in a world where social media is the mainstream, can no longer be seen as just a “hygiene” issue where corporate comms and PR agencies handle a few annoying but easily identifiable...
#supplychain
CFSI Helping Companies Comply with New EU Conflict Minerals Legislation
The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) today announced it is available to help companies navigate compliance with the pending conflict minerals legislation recently voted on by the European...
‘The True Cost’ Brings Fashion’s Dark Secrets to the Big Screen
Over the past year, I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing a range of startup fashion brands doing inspiring work on developing sustainable and socially responsible business models. However, it’s hard...
Tennaxia-SASB Partnership Simplifies Sustainability Data for Companies, Investors
A new partnership between data management company Tennaxia and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) may make it easier for companies to measure, manage and report on the...
Maine Farmers Feeding Crops, Livestock with Brewery and Coffee Shop Waste
Organic matter produced during brewing and coffee roasting processes is becoming a farming and gardening staple as an effective, low-cost alternative to commercial fertilizer and feed for a growing...
Why I Don’t Like Beyoncé
I like singing, dancing and snapping like everyone else when it comes to ‘Single Ladies.’ And I totally agree - if you liked it, then you should have put a ring on it. But it still doesn't mean I...
#SBIO
Startups Poised to Make Scalable, Sustainable Impacts: The 2015 SBIO Semi-Finalists, Part 1
With the SB Innovation Open finals taking place in just one week at SB ’15 San Diego, we wanted to give you a glimpse of some of the amazing sustainable startups competing this year. From saving...

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