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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 …


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 …


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> …


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 …


Good first step to reducing plastic in the oceans - carry one of these at all times #plasticbags


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

Just downloaded Waste to Wealth by @peterlacy and @JakobRutqvist about the vast potential of the Circular Economy

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> …


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

Looking for a social media guru or helper interested in networking a creative sustainability project #sustainability

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 …


Cardboard is the new Green

A #sustainability issue too. @foe

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 …


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 …


This comes from my dry cleaners - I send my dry cleaning back in it #thriftygreenie #sustainability #zerowaste

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 …