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Walmart's Smallholder Food Sourcing in China, Nicaragua Offer Multiple Lessons for Stakeholders
Policymakers can learn about how the transformation of agricultural markets is likely to affect the poor in the developing world by studying Walmart, says a new report from the Global Food and...
Artists Covered Sweden’s Tallest Peak with A Blanket to Help Slow Glacial Melting
Climate change is threatening Sweden’s highest peak. The glacier atop Mount Kebnekaise, the country’s tallest mountain, has been shrinking by an average of a meter a year for the past 15 years due to...
Will Consumers Pay to Recycle Their Waste?
Consumers are steadily becoming more conscious of environmental issues, and more eager to reduce waste at home and work — but are these enough to translate into action? Moreover, will consumers pay...
What Campbell’s Can Teach Us About Clean Label Packaging
To maintain longevity and customer loyalty in today’s fast-changing world, classic brands must strike a careful balance between embracing innovation and staying true to their roots.People become...
This Waterless Toilet is Helping Ghana Turn Poop Into Power, Clean Water
There are still 2.4 billion people without access to toilets, risking their health and safety on a daily basis. Costs, culture, and a lack of awareness of the dangers of unsanitary practices pose...
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Start Now: The Benefits of Annual Impact Reporting from the Beginning
There aren’t many businesses that dedicate a fifth of their team to measuring impact. Luckily at Thread, we recognized early on that if we were going to produce the most responsible fabric in the...
Supreme Court Halts Obama's Clean Power Plan
On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court sided with conservatives seeking to delay the enforcement of President Obama's Clean Power Plan until legal challenges are resolved. The move is a blow to the...
VW to 'Generously Compensate' 600,000 U.S. Diesel Vehicle Owners
On Friday, Volkswagen (VW) postponed the publication of its 2015 results and delayed its annual shareholders' meeting “due to remaining open questions and the resulting valuation calculations...
Sustainability Mythbusters: Products With 'Zero Emissions'
It's easy to use 'common sense' and make assumptions in sustainability, but does that get you the results you want? As a science-based method, LCA is an excellent tool to bust the myths...
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Unilever Achieves New Milestone, Collaborates to Fuel Global Zero-Waste Movement
Unilever today announced a new industry-leading achievement of sending zero non-hazardous waste to landfill across more than 600 sites, in 70 countries, including factories, warehouses, distribution...

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