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September 23, 2019 What do sustainability labels really mean?Source: The Week
Such logos are stamped on labels of coffee, cocoa, and a myriad of other products, certifying that the object for sale is in some way "sustainable" — made in a way that meets humanity's needs without jeopardizing the ability of...
September 20, 2019 Are Vegan ETFs the Future of Sustainable Investing?Source: Worth
Mitigating or fully avoiding the negative effects of extractive, destructive industries and companies is genuine cruelty-free investing. Vegan ETF makes responsible investing easy for anyone.
September 20, 2019 Coca-Cola HBC named Europe’s most sustainable beverage companySource: Plastics In Packaging
Coca-Cola bottler Coca-Cola HBC is Europe’s most sustainable beverage company according to the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). The ranking marks the sixth time in seven years that the company has been awarded the top...
September 20, 2019 American Water Announces Publication of Sustainability ReportSource: Yahoo Finance
American Water (AWK), the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced today it has issued its fifth biennial Sustainability Report covering its industry leading performance in 2017 and 2018.
September 20, 2019 Mass 'Climate Strike' Protests Held Around The World Ahead Of U.N. SummitSource: NPR
Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators, including many young activists, turned out for rallies across Australia on Friday, kicking off a day of worldwide protests to demand action on climate change.
September 20, 2019 THERE'S A SMALL, ELITE GROUP OF COMPANIES THAT BASICALLY CONTROLS THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT, STUDY FINDSSource: NewsWeek
Never has the phrase "with great power comes great responsibility" rung so true. A report published in the journal Nature Ecology and Evolution concludes just a handful of transnational corporations (or TNCs) wield a...
September 20, 2019 North America Has Lost 3 Billion Birds, Scientists SaySource: NPR
Over the past half-century, North America has lost more than a quarter of its entire bird population, or around 3 billion birds.
September 20, 2019 From recycled leather to natural dyes, fashion tries to limit environmental damageSource: Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fashion is supposed to make you look and feel good, and the apparel industry is finally making efforts to have the same effect on the planet.
September 20, 2019 Scientists set out how to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030Source: The Guardian
Greenhouse gas emissions could be halved in the next decade if a small number of current technologies and behavioural trends are ramped up and adopted more widely, researchers have found, saying strong civil society movements are...
September 19, 2019 Record 515 Institutional Investors Managing $35 Trillion in Assets Urge Governments to Step up Ambition to Tackle Climate ChangeSource: 3blmedia
SUMMARY:Largest-ever group of investors to call on governments to phase out thermal coal power worldwide, put a price on carbon pollution, end government subsidies for fossil fuels, update and strengthen nationally-determined...
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