#Cleantech #Collaboration #WasteNot
British Airways, Solena Fuels Set to Build GreenSky London's Waste-Conversion Facility
British Airways and Solena Fuels' GreenSky London project is set to build the world's first facility to convert landfill waste into jet fuel at the Thames Enterprise Park in Essex. The location is...
#Communications #BehaviorChange
Creativity Is One of the UK's Greatest Assets — Let's Turn Its Attention Towards Climate Change
Late last month, the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its second report, warning the impacts of global warming are likely to be ‘severe, pervasive and irreversible.’ It’...
#Packaging #WasteNot
Colgate Commits to 100% Recyclable Packaging for Three of Four Product Categories by 2020
Shareholder advocacy group As You Sow (AYS) announced today that, after dialogue with AYS, personal care products giant Colgate-Palmolive has committed to making 100 percent of its packaging for...
#Design #Education
Cradle to Cradle Institute Receives Funding for Online Ed Program for Product Designers
The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute has received funding from the Alcoa Foundation to develop a new web-based education program for product designers, according to a recent...
#Cleantech #Collaboration
Walmart to Cut Store Lighting By 40% With GE LEDs
Walmart has announced plans to purchase energy-efficient LED ceiling lighting fixtures for its new supercenters in the United States, stores in Asia and Latin America, and Asda locations in the...
ASU, Nature Conservancy Study Highlights Economic Benefits of Forest Thinning
A recent study by Arizona State University's Sustainability Solutions Services (S3) and The Nature Conservancy reveals that forest thinning could benefit the state by making its forests more...
#BusinessModels #Design #Collaboration
Warby Parker, Architecture for Humanity Offering 'Good Design from the Foundation Up'
“Buy a Pair, Give a Pair” eyeglass brand Warby Parker has teamed up with San Francisco-based design nonprofit Architecture for Humanity (AFH) on a limited-edition set of two AFH-designed frames,...
#SupplyChain
adidas Details Progress on Supplier Audits, Sustainable Materials Use in 2013
In 2013, adidas issued 66 warning letters to suppliers across 14 countries, and terminated nine manufacturing agreements for social and environmental non-compliance, according to the footwear company...
#SupplyChain #Collaboration
H&M, Solidaridad Expand Partnership to Tackle Host of Challenges in Textile Supply Chain
H&M has formed a strategic alliance with Solidaridad, an international organization dedicated to creating responsible agricultural supply chains, to achieve more sustainable textile production....
#Chemicals #Cleantech #WasteNot
Liquid Light Wins Grand Challenge Grant for Carbon-Conversion Technology
New Jersey-based Liquid Light has received a CAD$500,000 seed grant in the first round of Alberta’s Grand Challenge, organized by the Climate Change and Emission Management Corporation (CCEMC)....

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