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Leadership
by Beril Toktay, December 3, 2018
Atlanta may not be the first city that comes to mind when you think of sustainability — but perhaps, it should be. Recent years have seen one significant development after another from the city’s...
Supply Chain
by Chris Docherty, November 30, 2018
Let me tell you a few things about failure — a subject on which I’m something of an expert. You see, I’ve failed a lot. In small ways, in big ways and in high-profile ways that would make you ask ‘...
Walking the Talk
by Sustainable Brands, November 30, 2018
With the urgency of reducing our carbon footprint becoming more visible by the day, it’s great to see more and more brands making claims about their carbon reductions. As they do, credibility is key...
Business Case
by Sustainable Brands, November 30, 2018
Following the release last month of its groundbreaking guide to help financial institutions understand and assess their reliance on natural capital, this week the Natural Capital Finance Alliance (...
Marketing and Comms
by Lara Koritzke, November 29, 2018
WWF Germany recently published a report, Boom in Raw Materials: Between Profits and Losses, which offers one of the first concrete rebuttals from a major environmental group against the notion that...
Member News | Johnson & Johnson
How2Recycle today announced Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. – one of the world's largest consumer wellness and personal care products companies – has joined the growing list of companies adopting...
Member News | BASF
  BASF was honored with a BMW Supplier Innovation Award 2018 as the winner in the Sustainability category. BMW Group said BASF achieved the best performance in CO2 emissions in the report...
Member News | BASF
Bullfrog Power and BASF join the Hiawatha First Nation in unveiling a solar installation on the community’s flagship business and gathering place HIAWATHA, ON, October 16, 2018 - The Hiawatha First...
The Next Economy
by Sustainable Brands, November 28, 2018
With a recent rise in evidence of demand for sustainable travel experiences, Kind Traveler, the world’s first socially conscious hotel booking platform; and Steller — the world’s leading...
Member News | Johnson & Johnson
Job Description The Johnson...
Collaboration
by Nithin Coca, November 28, 2018
A new report from Washington D.C.-based nonprofit the Enough Project highlights just how rampant corruption and human rights abuses are in the supply chain for cobalt, a mineral used to power battery...
Supply Chain
by Julie Nash, November 28, 2018
This year’s holiday feasts will feature a bounty of meats, vegetables and other foods, many that people don’t know are big contributors to global warming. But if you’re looking for details on food...
Member News | LG Electronics
The term ‘sustainable company’ is thrown around quite loosely and frequently these days. It seems to be one of the bigger buzzwords of the decade. At the core of this trend, lies a joined consensus...
Member News | DuPont
DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) today announced the launch of a new global Innovation Management consulting practice that is specifically designed to enable B2B clients to bring more high value-...
Product, Service & Design Innovation
by Gregory Unruh, November 27, 2018
This is the final post in a four-part series on geomimicry by renowned author and George Mason University professor Dr. Gregory C. Unruh. Read parts one, two and three....
Member News | Sustainable Brands
Sustainable Brands released the event brochure for SB'19 Detroit
by Eda Isik,
3,000+ brand and innovation leaders to convene June 3-6 at SB’19 Detroit SAN FRANCISCO, November 27, 2018 – Sustainable Brands® recently released the event brochure for its annual flagship conference...
Product, Service & Design Innovation
by Sustainable Brands, November 27, 2018
Kickstarter PBC and the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) today unveiled new features on Kickstarter aimed at helping innovators evaluate and reduce the environmental impact of their products from the...
Member News | Stanley Black & Decker
Signs the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment at the Our Ocean Conference.   NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Nov. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK)...
Member News | Ørsted
An operator at Ørsted's Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm
Ørsted, one of the world’s largest green energy developers, is named Sector Leader in the 2018 GRESB Infrastructure Assessment, for significant steps taken to incorporate sustainability into...
Member News | Procter & Gamble
Playground
Castlepark Primary School in North Ayrshire will unveil its very own playground made from recycled plastic after winning a national competition to receive a sustainable play area for children....
Organizational Change
by Sandja Brügmann, November 26, 2018
“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” — R. Buckminster Fuller The future of work encourages whole...
Leadership
by Sustainable Brands, November 26, 2018
This post has been translated from Japanese. Read the original interview here. In aiming to resolve negative factors in society such as inequality, inconvenience and insecurity, Japan’s Recruit Group...
The Next Economy
by Dexter Galvin, November 23, 2018
It’s a conflict which threatens to change the way we eat, shop and live. But unless you pay attention to the business pages, you may not have heard of the “retail wars.” For the uninitiated, ‘retail...
Member News | SAP
IT-company SAP counts on gamification to make employees, customers and partners more familiar with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through its new “Wheel of Purpose”....
Behavior Change
by Sustainable Brands, November 22, 2018
During this season of giving, many of today’s more discerning consumers won’t be joining the masses scrambling to answer the siren call to stock up on discounted “stuff” — they’ll be remembering the...
Collaboration
by Brian Lanahan, November 22, 2018
A solid argument can be made that corporate America has made significant progress in the sustainability arena. We have our Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions measured, our percentage of LEED-certified square...
Waste Not
by Tom Idle, November 21, 2018
It was 2014 and social entrepreneur Samir Lakhani was working on sustainable aquaculture projects in the villages of Northern Cambodia. Watching a mother wash and bathe her new baby using laundry...
Collaboration
by Sustainable Brands, November 21, 2018
UK grocery giant Tesco and WWF have announced a groundbreaking, four-year partnership aimed at reducing the environmental impact of the average UK shopping cart by 50 percent, improving the...
Member News | SAP
SAP has made environmental sustainability an integral part of corporate strategy. We strive to promote sustainability across our entire business and to extend our impact through partners and...
Member News | Ørsted
Mainstream investors are increasingly conscious of the impacts of climate change and they want to know how companies disclose and manage climate-related risks. The TCFD provides recommendations that...
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