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Algae and Mushrooms and Pineapples, Oh My! Bioutilization in Action 14.9.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Algae and Mushrooms and Pineapples, Oh My! Bioutilization in Action   What opportunities exist to incorporate bio-based materials into products and packaging, how can they be sustainably sourced, and what benefits or challenges do these materials afford? From fish scales in electronics to fabrics made from milk protein, the utilization of biomaterials can often seem like a page out science fiction. Whether futuristic or highly practical, new uses of biological materials are garnering attention as a new and exciting approach to circular products. Can the use of these materials offer a sustainable pathway forward? How can bio-based materials be effectively and sustainably scaled, and when should your company take advantage of them? This discussion explores these questions. Speakers Suz Okie, Circular Economy Associate Analyst, GreenBiz Group Sea Briganti, CEO, LOLIWARE Dr. Carmen Hijosa, Founder and Chief Creative & Innovation Officer, Ananas Anam UK ltd Meghan Olson, Business Development Lead, ...
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Watch for ADM to pioneer biofuels, more carbon capture projects 13.5.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Watch for ADM to pioneer biofuels, more carbon capture projects Heather Clancy Wed, 05/13/2020 - 02:57 Although decarbonization of industrial processes remains a big technical challenge, food processing and commodities giant Archer Daniels Midland recently adopted new commitments to cut its absolute greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2035 — with additional carbon sequestration projects and changes to its transportation fleet figuring largely in that strategy. ADM also has pledged to decrease energy intensity by 15 percent over the same timeframe. "Our new goals are ambitious yet achievable," said ADM chairman and CEO Juan Luciano, in a statement when they were revealed in late March. "The greenhouse gas emissions we’ll save will be the equivalent of those from charging every single smartphone on the planet 250 times." The new commitments , the culmination of a 1.5-year planning process, aren’t officially science-based targets but they are "more aggressive" than the 2 degrees Celsius reduction ...
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Not just biofuels: Algae's next wave 30.3.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Applications in packaging and other products are beginning to gain momentum.
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The breakout biofuel for heavy-duty fleets 12.2.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The strategy behind using "renewable diesel" is to reduce transportation emissions now, instead of later.
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Maersk is testing a biofuel that could alter the course of shipping 4.2.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The LEO Project, which includes BMW, Levi Strauss, H&M and Marks & Spencer, proposes using a commonly found paper production byproduct as the source of maritime fuel.
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How companies can source man-made cellulosics more sustainably 27.1.2020 GreenBiz.com
As a plant-based fiber, man-made cellulosics have the potential to be a more sustainable choice because they are renewable. But the production process can contribute to deforestation.
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Why aviation needs to address its emissions problem now 7.1.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Despite myriad efforts, the aviation industry unlikely to succeed in reducing its emissions given the current hurdles. In fact, the case is quite the opposite.
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Solar booms and surging investment: 5 takeaways from the IEA's latest renewables report 24.10.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
All you need to know about the IEA's projections for the global renewables market for the next five years.
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How your diet contributes to nutrient pollution and dead zones in lakes and bays 26.7.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Agricultural pollution is a broad-based issue — but addressing it is politically difficult. Here's how to be most effective.
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10 questions for Shell's New Energies VP 9.7.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Three years ago, the oil major created a division to invest in electricity, clean energy, electric vehicle charging, alternative fuels and other newer businesses. GreenBiz recently got an update on how all of that's been going.
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Navigating the fast-changing landscape of bioplastics and biomaterials 7.6.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
From sugar to flax to algae, entrepreneurs and multinationals are racing to cultivate plant-based solutions meant to downplay the world's dependence on single-use plastics.
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How boxes, bots and biofuels are routing FedEx’s sustainability map 13.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The delivery company is racing to stay ahead of the curve.
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How a tiny endangered species put a man in prison 15.4.2019 Current Issue
The Devils Hole pupfish is nothing to mess with.
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The decarbonization ideals underlying the Green New Deal are not unattainable 26.3.2019 GreenBiz.com
Massive electrification will bring about a new American abundance.
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IKEA and shipping giant CMA CGM to pilot first sustainable marine biofuel 15.3.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
A container ship in Rotterdam will become the first in the world to test a new sustainable marine biofuel next week.
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Fossil fuel use is declining — but there's minimal evidence that using ethanol saves money or the environment 5.12.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Weaning the U.S. off imported oil has been mostly successful — but justifying increases in corn ethanol fuel blends is based on a flawed argument.
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Here’s what it will take to get aviation biofuels off the ground 5.11.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
United Airlines remains miles ahead of the competition in its commitments.
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How Novozymes harnesses the sustainability superpower of enzymes 23.10.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The Danish biotech firm also aims to advance renewables and circular solutions.
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Ready for liftoff? Virgin poised for commercial flight using waste-based biofuel 4.10.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Aviation has been a notoriously slow industry to decarbonize, but innovations in recycled fuel could start to move the needle.
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What’s the value of a clean beach? Here’s how economists do the numbers 8.8.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Dirty or dangerous beaches don’t just cost to clean up — they also cost in lost recreational spending.
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