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More, Better, Responsible Food: The Value of Sustainable Agriculture to Investors
The food industry widely recognizes a looming mountain it must climb: By 2050, the world population will grow by more than 2 billion, which will require upward of a 70 percent increase in food...
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Unilever, Hubbub, WRAP Join Forces in Pursuit of a Zero Food Waste Britain
New research commissioned by environmental non-profit Hubbub and consumer goods giant Unilever reveals that in the first week of the summer break, £12 million worth of food will be thrown away...
Coke, Pepsi Forge Partnerships to Deliver Water Access in Rural Africa, Latin America
Currently, 663 million people lack access to safe drinking water, and by 2025, half the world’s population could be living in water-stressed areas. For their part, The Coca-Cola Company is partnering...
Are Your Retirement Funds Destroying Rainforests? This New Web Tool Can Tell You
For the eco-conscious American, it may seem counterintuitive to invest in companies notorious for deforestation. Unfortunately, they may be unknowingly supporting such corporations through their...
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Setting the Bar High Enough: The Case for Science-Based Targets on Climate Change
In this series of articles the team at the Carbon Trust outlines the reasons for businesses to adopt science-based target on climate change. Part 1: Why Do We Need to Set Science-Based Targets on...
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We’re One Step Closer to Transparent Windows That Can Generate Solar Power
This week, SolarWindow Technologies, Inc. announced an ‘invisible’ system for transporting electricity within the company’s transparent organic coatings, which are applied in thin layers onto glass...
Trending: Wonder Food Can Make Products Softer than Suede, Sweeten Foods Better Than Sugar
Here are two innovations that give new meaning to the phrase "magic mushrooms": An Italian textile manufacturer has used a skin extracted from giant mushroom caps to create a leather-like material...
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CISL Reveals Insights from Testing Natural Capital Protocol, Launches Protocol Application Program
With increasing pressure on natural resources and the accompanying impact on the environment, more businesses are beginning to realize the importance of properly valuing the natural resources upon...
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Schneider Electric Launches Network to Help Companies Discover, Vet Energy Prospects
Today, energy management and automation specialist Schneider Electric launched a collaborative online platform to help commercial and industrial companies find the right tools and financial vehicles...
J&J Shifts Focus to Material Impacts for People, Places, Practices in New 2020 Goals
Johnson & Johnson (J&J), the world’s sixth-largest consumer health company, has released the results from their latest set of five-year goals and announced a new set for 2020. J&J’s...

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