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August 19, 2019 There is ‘no denying’ we are causing climate changeSource: Sustainability Times
Two new studies published in Nature and Nature Geoscience suggest that we are witnessing unprecedented climate change at a global scale incomparable to anything from the past 2,000 years. And this time the science is as certain...
Source: The Guardian
“The trouble started when, in the late 70s, we began trying to recycle household waste,” says Geyer. This was contaminated with all sorts of undesirables: non-recyclable materials, food waste, oils and liquids that rot and spoil...
August 16, 2019 ‘China speed’ needed for a breakthrough in sustainable palm oilSource: Eco-Business
...consumers around the world have discovered that a substance (palm oil) found in more than half of all supermarket products is responsible for deforestation and human rights abuses in the countries where it is grown.
Source: Global Coffee Report
The Speciality Coffee Association (SCA) has launched its 2019 Coffee Sustainability Program, designed to help the industry “survive and thrive” by embracing sustainability.
Home to more than 1 billion people, India is a huge economic, political and cultural force and when it comes to renewable energy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has ambitious plans.
August 16, 2019 Supporting The Cause: A Beginner’s Guide To Impact InvestingSource: Forbes
If you’re looking to do good for both society and your bank account, consider impact investing. No matter the cause, investors are increasingly connecting their wealth with their social consciousness.
August 16, 2019 Millennial Parents’ Demand for Sustainability is Far ReachingSource: Sourcing Journal
When surveyed about 20 challenges facing society that most concerned respondents on a personal level, climate change/protecting the environment/natural disasters topped the list, according to the Deloitte Global Millennial Survey...
Source: The Guardian
Abundant levels of microplastic pollution have been found in snow from the Arctic to the Alps, according to a study that has prompted scientists to warn of significant contamination of the atmosphere and demand urgent research...
August 14, 2019 UK university bans beef to combat 'climate emergency'Source: Reuters
LONDON - A London college said on Monday it has banned beef from its campus to combat climate change, becoming the first higher education institution in Britain to do so.
August 14, 2019 Opportunity zones could provide major boost for clean energy, sustainable developmentSource: GreenBiz
A provision of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, the Opportunity Zones (OZone) program seeks to spur investment of patient capital in low- and moderate-income communities across the United States.
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