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Study: Sustainable Forestry Policies May Lead to Increased Deforestation

Image Credit: Jodi Brandt<p>Related:<p>Policies aimed at protecting tropical forests may lead to increased deforestation and timber production, according …

Forests

Trending: European Brands, Initiatives Pushing Linear Textile Production Out of Fashion

Image credit: SOEX Group<p>Related:<p>While the circular economy package adopted by the European Union earlier this month was bashed by critics as being …

Sustainability

Is It Time for a New Type of CEO – the Circular Economy Officer?

Related:<p>As more and more companies look to adopt closed-loop business models, the question of whether to create dedicated circular economy roles …

Glassceramic: Innovating With Discarded Glass

<b>A key principle identified in Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things, the successful book written by Michael Braungart and William</b> …

Sustainability

Volkswagen Scandal Ripples Through Entire Auto Industry

The impact of the Volkswagen emissions scandal is enormous, affecting the health of local communities as well as the livelihood and reputation of …

Sustainable Business

Reinventing plastic for the circular economy

Whether you're sitting at your desk, kicking back at home or just about anywhere else, stop and take a moment to look around. How many things in your …

Sustainability

Good first step to reducing plastic in the oceans - carry one of these at all times #plasticbags http://t.co/7Gb8vV1BKL

FOOD WASTE TO ENERGY CONVERTER

Back to the Future may be fictional, but the machine that converts food scraps into energy is here, because we just built it. This is a living …

Rather good these bookchairs. Note what I'm reading. #zerowaste #circulareconomy http://t.co/6K1nprLzRE

Just downloaded Waste to Wealth by @peterlacy and @JakobRutqvist about the vast potential of the Circular Economy http://t.co/xxhVuCBVDm

Who’s ready for more soup?

Well, we’ve taken a nice long break in (mostly) glorious weather. And now we’re back and ready for some <b>more</b> <b>soup</b>. Who wants to join us?<p>We’ll be at <b>St</b> …

Cooking

The Tragedy of Mountaintop-Removal Coal Mining :: The Issue

<b>The most profitable way to decapitate a mountain.</b> Blow its top off, section by section, and then move the rubble with heavy equipment. Sometimes the …

Fossil Fuels

My fave place to sit in #Brighton @theredroaster after coming up on a flat white #rockandrolldad http://t.co/GHJ36xzkZd

Looking for a social media guru or helper interested in networking a creative sustainability project #sustainability http://t.co/ueCCsZJ485

Bill Gates to invest $2bn in breakthrough renewable energy projects

Bill Gates plans to double investment in green energy technology and research to combat climate change, but rejects calls to divest from fossil fuels<p>Bill Gates has announced he will invest $2bn (£1.3bn) in renewable technologies initiatives, but rejected calls to divest from the fossil fuel …

Energy

Cardboard is the new Green

A #sustainability issue too. @foe http://t.co/6JFEGnXu68

Top 6 Recycling and Reuse Initiatives from Around the Globe

1/7<p>recycling and reuse initiatives<p>Led by the government, or small independent art groups, cities everywhere are bursting with an array of ideas on …

Sustainability

Northumberland colleagues embark on plastic-free life

Three colleagues will next week go to the simple life when society was plastic-free. But their month-long attempt to live without any contact with …

Pollution

This comes from my dry cleaners - I send my dry cleaning back in it #thriftygreenie #sustainability #zerowaste http://t.co/YtvLC2UQRV

Salvage Grocery Stores: The Next Big Thing In Food Isn’t Even New

At this point, you’ve probably heard: the ex-president of Trader Joe’s, Doug Rauch, intends to open a grocery store, Daily Table, in Massachusetts …