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Marga Hoek: 'Op termijn is alleen een duurzaam business model winstgevend’ - Aflevering

Profile | 4 november 2013, Desmet Studio's Amsterdam | Publicatie: 26 november 2013<p><b>Marga Hoek is directeur van De Groene Zaak, een platform voor</b> …

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Sustainability is better business – and we can prove it

It's become weirdly fashionable to criticise companies cutting their impact on the environment and implementing more sustainable practices as insufficient.<p>A recent piece by Charles Eisenstein claimed: "Let's be honest: real sustainability may not make business sense."<p>That's just wrong. More than 50 …

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Back to school: what we learned about sustainability in the supply chain

When Skanska set out its ambition to be the most sustainable construction company in the world they quickly realised this would be not possible unless they took their supply chain with them. Responsible for 80% of the company's revenue, and comprising thousands of companies in complex multi-tiered …

Sustainability is impossible until companies admit environmental cost

On holiday recently, I visited the Japanese sacred area of Kumano Kodo. Miles of treks mark pilgrim routes from the ancient capital of Kyoto to a number of shrines located around the Wakayama peninsula.<p>We were walking on a high ridge and stopped to look and to listen to the forest sounds – bird …

Business leaders in Davos keen to mainstream circular economy

The concept of the circular economy is so simple and attractive that if we were now building our society from scratch, we would integrate it into everything we do. But unfortunately, because the economy has been built on the false notion that there is an endless supply of cheap materials, moving …

Sixteen global sustainability leaders seeking transformational change

There is a well known management team building exercise, which is to create a circle of appreciation.<p>We all tend to beat ourselves up and feel we are not doing enough, so it feeds the spirit to get some positive feedback as well as giving us the courage, commitment and enthusiasm to take the next …

Sustainability

Circular economy is turning the old waste sector into a resource industry

A circular economy, where we increasingly recover the materials and energy from our discarded products, is moving higher and higher up the political and business agenda. The European Union is spearheading proposals to embed circular economic thinking into our legislative framework, while business …

Open thread: what does 'sustainable' mean to you?

The debate about the word "sustainability" continues.<p>"We use it openly and freely, and it's not really a consumer word," said Carol Fitzgerald, CEO of online research company BuzzBack, at a Rainforest Alliance event in New York City on Thursday.<p>She was presenting new research from a …

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De partners van De Groene Zaak streven naar een snelle verduurzaming van de Nederlandse economie. De overheid kan daar een belangrijke rol in spelen. …

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