. Do you love your mobile electronic devices with a passion? Are you deeply concerned about our changing climate? Now you can indulge your intense passion and profound fear at the same time! I kid, of course.
@BGIedu @NPR See also "Business and Sustainable Consumption: Is There a Contradiction? To some environmentalists, business and sustainable consumption might seem simply at odds. The goal of business is to sell products and make money—the more products, and the more expensive and therefore usually larger, the better. The goal of sustainable consumption is to get people to buy less, or at least to buy in such a way that it has less environmental impact. This latter clause does allow room for business to make money while moving toward sustainability, a goal discussed at a forum last month in Washington, DC, The Business Role in Sustainable Consumption.
Even as more Americans buy foods labeled organic, the products are moving away from a traditional emphasis on local growing and limited environmental strain.
TODOS SANTOS, Mexico — Clamshell containers on supermarket shelves in the United States may depict verdant fields, tangles of vines and ruby red tomatoes. But at this time of year, the tomatoes, peppers and basil certified as organic by the Agriculture Department often hail from the Mexican desert, and are nurtured with intensive irrigation.
Dr Alice Bows and some of the members of SCI's flagship team talk about the need to act now to avoid certain levels of climate change. We know how much our '... (Sustainable Consumption Institute - Does it matter if we wait?
In 1987, the term ‘sustainability’ officially shifted from financial to environmental when Norwegian Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland in a key United Nations report coined the original definition, “Meeting the needs of the present without compromising...
Do you have a sustainability officer yet? You might need one. It's probably even more likely that your customers have one, and you will have to pay attention to them if you want to continue to supply them with plastic parts or products.
Green, sustainability, solar energy, energy saving, energy efficiency, ecological, green energy, eco, low carbon business industry news updates (RT @GreenBizWorld: How Do Two Sustainability Departments Become One?