#ICT #Collaboration
IBM Offers Free Supercomputing Power to Sustainability Researchers
IBM has announced it will provide scientists studying climate change-related issues with free access to dedicated virtual supercomputing and a platform to engage the public in their research. This...
#Design #BehaviorChange #WasteNot
'Rag Bag' Makes It Easy for Shoppers to Donate Unwanted Clothes
Many of us buy new things even when we’ve already got a closet full of barely worn clothes. Swedish fashion label Uniforms for the Dedicated has come up with a creative way to alter that...
#OrgChange #SupplyChain #Collaboration
Clothing Companies Going Beyond Compliance with Better Mill Initiative
This post is part of a series written by MBA and MPA candidates in Presidio Graduate School’s Managerial Marketing course, examining the role of communication in advancing sustainability across...
A Sustainability Tale of Two Cities: Dubai and London
The term permaculture, coined by Australians Bill Mollison and David Holmgren in 1978, originally referred to "permanent agriculture" but was subsequently broadened to include "permanent culture”:"...
#Communications #Transparency
New Tool Provides Easy Access to Russell 3000's Climate Change Disclosures
Ceres and CookESG Research have launched a free, easy-to-use web tool for accessing climate change-related disclosures in company filings with the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission, which issued...
Ecolab, Intel Rated Best in Environmental Management
Ecolab has the best environmental management of all the companies in the Russell 3000 index, according to a new study that evaluates environmental policies and infrastructure.With a score of 91 out...
#SupplyChain
P&G Studying Smallholder Practices to Ensure Deforestation-Free Palm Oil
Separating sustainable sources from non-sustainable sources in the production of palm oil and palm kernel oil is highly complicated, but Procter & Gamble is attempting to address the problem as...
#Startups #SupplyChain #SocEnt
Can a Startup Saving 1 Ton of Food Waste Per Week Scale and Preserve Its Social Value?
In the three years since it first set up a modest stall in London’s Borough market, UK startup Rubies in the Rubble can be now found lining the shelves of Waitrose, Selfridge’s Food Hall and Harvey...
#Startups #Crowdfunding #SocEnt
Starbucks, M&S Sign On to Launch of neighbourly's Philanthropic Matching Service
The first tech entrant into the UK’s £800m corporate philanthropic sector launched Thursday — with corporate giants Starbucks and Marks & Spencer among the first companies to sign on to the...
CVS Caremark, IBM Announce Program to Improve Patient Outcomes
CVS Caremark, in partnership with IBM, has announced a $1.5 million commitment to support the use of innovative technology in community health centers to increase patient engagement and to improve...

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