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Scaling plastic waste solutions, even imperfect ones 15.8.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Getting from here to a circular economy will take a lot of interim steps. In parallel, we must build the foundations for a new material reality.
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By the Numbers: New Emissions Data Quantify India’s Climate Challenge 8.8.2018 WRI Stories
By the Numbers: New Emissions Data Quantify India’s Climate Challenge Comments|Add Comment|PrintFish market in Mumbai. Flickr/sandeepachetan.com India has ambitious climate change targets. However, existing inventories of its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions don't cover recent years and lack clarity about methodologies and data sources, hampering the design of effective climate policies. To fill this gap, WRI India worked with other civil society institutions to facilitate the GHG Platform... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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6 actions that businesses can take across the plastics value chain 6.8.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
What can your business do to solve the plastic waste puzzle?
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4 tips for fostering a sustainable company culture 2.8.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Enhance your employees' lives in the process.
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Unraveling fast fashion headlines 1.8.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
"Apparel is just human packaging," but closing the loop looks different for a garment than for a cardboard box.
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How should businesses tackle risks posed by the shift away from plastics? 30.7.2018 GreenBiz.com
Solving for plastic doesn't solve for climate change. Here's how to address both.
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A low-cost way to reduce depression: renovate vacant lots 20.7.2018 Philly.com News
Renovating vacant lots into green spaces can lower feelings of depression for those living nearby, especially in poor neighborhoods, a new study finds. And it costs less than $200 after the first year.
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The next BPA? Why businesses must get ahead of hormone-disrupting chemicals 20.7.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Toxic substances are found throughout supply chains; here’s how to take action to keep your customers — and your business — safe.
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Thirsty work: Molson Coors and Pepsi-Co announce science-based climate progress 19.7.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The two beverage giants demonstrate their commitments to Paris Agreement standards.
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Severe roach infestation, crab legs stored in garbage bags close Philadelphia eateries 17.7.2018 Philly.com News
Between July 1 and July 15, Philadelphia health inspectors closed 33 facilities for various violations.
Moving beyond food footprints to sustainable food systems 16.7.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Sponsored: If we are to make bold changes to our food system, we need to be more comprehensive in our evaluations.
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Through environmental stewardship, hospitals can preserve and protect health 10.7.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Catholic Health Initiatives argues that the call to action never has been stronger or more important in the face of a changing climate.
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Starbucks to Eliminate Plastic Straws by 2020 9.7.2018 Wall St. Journal: US Business
Starbucks Coffee plans to phase out single-use plastic straws from its more than 28,000 company-operated and licensed stores by 2020 in an effort to reduce its global waste footprint.
There Are a Few Things Environmentalists Actually Do Agree On 7.7.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Sometimes the most vicious fights occur over the smallest differences. Brutal battles have pitted Catholics that kneel in prayer against Protestant sects that stood before the same God. There’s a (possibly apocryphal) story from the US House of Representatives about a senior […]
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Low-Carbon Cities Are Better for Your Health Than Any Superfood 2.7.2018 THE CITY FIX
Climate change is already harming people’s health. In August last year, over 45 million people in India, Bangladesh and Nepal were affected by unprecedented monsoon flooding, while last year’s Atlantic hurricane season was the costliest on record. The scale of ...
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Here's how Paris is building the eco-community of the future 20.6.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The Clichy-Batignolles eco-district aims to set a new standard in sustainable urban design.
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Climate One: Net Zero Living 13.6.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Ways to reduce trash generation and energy use at home.
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Policy News: June 11, 2018 12.6.2018 EcoTone
ESA Policy News In This Issue: Proposed Alaskan Pebble Mine Could Threaten World’s Largest Salmon Fishery and Wetlands Army Corps of Engineers seeks public comments by June 29. EPA’s Science Advisory Board Holds First Meeting of 2018, Congress Signals Its Support SAB voted to review the EPA’s ‘secret science’ proposed rule. Congress House Appropriations Committee ...
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Cut down on use of plastic in courts: Delhi HC 8.6.2018 Delhi – The Indian Express
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5 ways for businesses to cut down on their plastic waste 5.6.2018 GreenBiz.com
The most effective aren't always the most media-friendly.
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