Eco-Business and Community Ethics

The Environmental Blog

But in that case, good governance and ethical considerations must still be the main focus. Each advanced technology poses some ethical values for humans and their environment. The post Eco-Business and Community Ethics appeared first on The Environmental Blog.

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Find Out More about Sustainable and Ethical Jewelry

U.S. Green Technology

The post Find Out More about Sustainable and Ethical Jewelry appeared first on U.S. Featured Posts Featured Stories Green Living, Living Green Ethical JewelryWe don’t tend to overthink when it comes to buying jewelry.

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Ethical Fashion: 3 Things To Know About Sustainable Clothing Printing

The Environmental Blog

With consumer awareness and consciousness shifting toward sustainable fashion, businesses in the clothing industry began to focus on making brands ethical. Also, it adheres to the corporate social responsibility of ethical supply chain and anti-exploitative labor standards.

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An Ethical Guide to Toilet Paper

The Environmental Blog

The post An Ethical Guide to Toilet Paper appeared first on The Environmental Blog. Before 2020, few of us gave much serious thought to toilet paper. It came from the supermarket, went down the toilet, and that was that.

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Is it ethical to farm insects for food?

GreenBiz

More people are eating bugs and scientists agree that insects can't feel pain the same way mammals do. But should we be relying on them as sustainable protein source

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Ethics, Compliance and Risk: Creating a Shared ESG Vision

GreenBiz

Ethics, Compliance and Risk: Creating a Shared ESG Vision. Among the things you’ll learn: How ESG intersects with risk, ethics and compliance. Date/Time: July 20, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT). Sustainability has long been a practice for many forward-thinking businesses.

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How to Practice Ethical and Sustainable Fashion

Green Living Guy

The post How to Practice Ethical and Sustainable Fashion appeared first on Green Living Guy. Climate Change Eco Friendly Products Environment going green green living pollution sustainability ethical fashion fashion industry landfills reuse sustainable clothing thrift store waste

How to Run an Environmentally-Friendly and Ethically-Sourced Coffee Shop

The Environmental Blog

Despite the challenges faced when running an environmentally friendly and ethically-sourced coffee shop, it’s possible to do and earn a profit in the process! Opting to buy locally when possible is also a good way of running an environmentally-friendly and ethically sourced coffee shop.

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Vegan Cars: A Guide to Making An Eco and Ethical Driving Choice

U.S. Green Technology

The post Vegan Cars: A Guide to Making An Eco and Ethical Driving Choice appeared first on U.S. Major car manufacturers across the globe are producing new sustainable, cruelty-free material choices for the latest additions to their model range. Leather is no longer leading the way – modern motorists are favouring inventive alternatives like bamboo and even pineapple. But simply picking a leather alternative doesn’t mean that a car is vegan or the.

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Ethically minded brands are on the rise: Here’s what you should know

The Environmental Blog

And thanks in part to social media, they are able to connect directly with more ethically minded consumers. The coronavirus pandemic has only accelerated the trend for online shopping, and even committed high-street shoppers are now shifting towards ecommerce.

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Vegan Shoes: The Complete Guide to the Ethical Footwear Dilemma

Unsustainable

Equality brand guide Christie Johnson Ethics lifestyle Sustainability veganIn this modern age of ruthless consumerism, someone or something is always invariably exploited; our wardrobe being no exception.

PaperTale app shows the ethics and sustainability of clothing with a simple scan

Inhabitat - Innovation

PaperTale is an app that scans smart tags on clothing to reveal the items' materials and how ethically they were made

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Ethical Eating – A Concise Guide

Green Living Guy

The post Ethical Eating – A Concise Guide appeared first on Green Living Guy. Eating three meals a day plus snacks has a considerable impact on the environment, our health, soil, plants and animals, agricultural and food service workers.

Rec Room presents ethically produced dresses for summer

Inhabitat - Innovation

Comfort, style, equality, sustainability

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Coles bolsters ethical sourcing team with Mabel Wong hire

Eco-Business

Wong switches from supply chain auditing firm Elevate to the Australian retailer, which aims to become the country's most sustainable supermarket

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New Traceability Protocol Allows Solar Companies to Ensure Ethical Supply Chain

altenergymag

Today the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) is releasing a new tool to increase supply chain transparency and help ensure that all solar components are made ethically throughout the solar value chain

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A Latin American ethical bank as the heart of the economy and the creative industries

Impact Alpha

The post A Latin American ethical bank as the heart of the economy and the creative industries appeared first on Impact Alpha. Banca Ética Latinoamericana is a banking project led by Fundación Dinero y Conciencia, which seeks to understand the structural challenges in Latin America.

Ethic raises $29 million to grow customized sustainable portfolios for wealth advisors

Impact Alpha

31 – Ethic has raised $29 million to grow its customized sustainable portfolios for wealth advisors. The post Ethic raises $29 million to grow customized sustainable portfolios for wealth advisors appeared first on Impact Alpha. ImpactAlpha, Mar.

Rainforest Alliance aims to help ethical growers get climate-smart

Eco-Business

Upgraded certification scheme, covering over 2 million farmers, will use technology to help them adapt to climate change, protect forests and spot social risks

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Investors back global online market-place for ethical, green farmers

Eco-Business

The platform aims to help helps developing-nation farmers who are using green and ethical methods to earn more by linking them directly with food buyers around the world

Malawi: Traditional Basketry Offering an Ethical and Cheap Alternative to Plastics

Unsustainable

The post Malawi: Traditional Basketry Offering an Ethical and Cheap Alternative to Plastics appeared first on unsustainable. In Malawi, where a recent ban on single-use plastics has forced people to think outside the box, there is a growing resurgence of an almost-forgotten technique.

Tips for auditing an ethical supply chain

AGreenLiving

Tips for auditing an ethical supply chain Jerome Brustlein Mon, 03/29/2021 – 00:01 Many serious concerns have hung over the supply chains of global corporations for decades, ranging from human rights issues to lack of transparency about sourcing and other matters. But what defines an ethical supply chain and what does it look like in practice? View original post here: Tips for auditing an ethical supply chain.

The Reconstruction: Certifying products made with Black culture to build an ethical marketplace – on blockchain

Impact Alpha

The post The Reconstruction: Certifying products made with Black culture to build an ethical marketplace – on blockchain appeared first on Impact Alpha. ImpactAlpha June 14 – Made with Black Culture is developing a certification process to authenticate products of Black culture.

9- Ethical headphones to buy in 2019: Save the Earth while you listen

Eco Friend

By just making green choices while buying your day-to-day products, you can make a considerable… The post 9- Ethical headphones to buy in 2019: Save the Earth while you listen appeared first on Eco Friend. Eco Friend Latest Gadgets buy in 2019 Ethical headphones featured Save the Earth topIf you think that you never get an opportunity to go green, then think again.

Ethical Housing raises £7.5 million for affordable housing in the U.K.

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, December 1 — The Ethical Housing Company snagged £7.5 million ($10 million) from Teesside Pension Fund and Big Society Capital to acquire. Dealflow Community Finance Geographies Inclusive Economy Locavesting United Kingdom

Ethical Veganism Recognized As Philosophical Belief In Landmark Discrimination Case

Forbes Green Tech

A UK employment tribunal has ruled that ethical veganism is a philosophical belief and should be protected by law as such

Survey: Nine in 10 UK businesses stepping up efforts to operate ethically

Business Green

Nine in 10 UK businesses are making efforts to become more ethical in response to growing pressure to curb and eliminate social or environmental harms resulting from their operations, a new poll published yesterday by Opinium has found.

Rec Room presents ethically produced dresses for summer

AGreenLiving

Comfort, style, equality, sustainability — these values encapsulate the essence of Rec Room and its products, including a new line of ethically crafted summer dresses you’ll want to wear every single day. Rec Room presents ethically produced dresses for summer.

Myanmar: Fashion houses face ethical bind as military junta cracks down on civil protests

Eco-Business

Fashion brands with suppliers in Myanmar face a difficult decision about whether to sever ties with the country amid an increasingly bloody military crackdown on anti-coup protests

Fairphone unveils latest ethical smartphone model

Business Green

Company says the Fairphone 3 is produced using responsibly-sourced, conflict-free, recyclable, and Fairtrade materials

Is it ethical to farm insects for food?

AGreenLiving

Read the original here: Is it ethical to farm insects for food? More people are eating bugs and scientists agree that insects can’t feel pain the same way mammals do. But should we be relying on them as sustainable protein source? Business Green and-concrete and-scientists feel-pain more-durable pain-the-same people-are protein-source same uses-less way-mammals

Ethics, Compliance and Risk: Creating a Shared ESG Vision

AGreenLiving

Ethics, Compliance and Risk: Creating a Shared ESG Vision Date/Time: July 20, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT) Sustainability has long been a practice for many forward-thinking businesses. Original post: Ethics, Compliance and Risk: Creating a Shared ESG Vision.

Paper recommendation: Michael Soulé (1936-2020) on Spirituality, Ethics, and Conservation Biology

Ideas 4 Sustainability

I’d like to warmly recommend the following paper: Michael Soulé (1936-2020) on Spirituality, Ethics, and Conservation Biology. B Taylor. Conserv Biol 2020 Sep 09 DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13634 Michael Soulé, widely regarded as the founding father of Conservation Biology, passed away in June 2020. Numerous obituaries have been written to commemorate his life since then. The article … Continue reading → recommended in F1000

Fairphone 2 is the world's first ethical, modular smartphone

Treehugger - Technology

If only we could buy it in North America. Technology

Fairphone 3, a more ethical, reliable and sustainable phone, is released

Treehugger - Technology

Too bad we can't buy it in North America. Technology

Fidelity adopts Ethic to boost financial advisors’ sustainable investing options

Impact Alpha

The post Fidelity adopts Ethic to boost financial advisors’ sustainable investing options appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, September 26 – Investors with Fidelity accounts have access to a small number of sustainable investment options—mostly index funds constructed around women’s leadership, clean energy and other themes. But the $7.4

A Guide to Community Fridges in the UK and Around the World

Unsustainable

Waste environment Ethics Heather Grant lifestyle Sustainability wasteHow this food waste solution captured a country’s imagination and continues to spread across the globe.

Long road ahead for ethical palm oil in booming Indian market

Eco-Business

As the second largest consumer of palm oil, India is key to making the commodity sustainable

Ethical beef? Fresh range goes UK-wide with 'wildlife-friendly' red meat

Business Green

Online ethical grocer Fresh-range announces it is to expand its operations to cover England, Wales, and most of Scotland. Farm Wilder's Fritillary Butterfly Friendly Beef, Cuckoo Friendly Beef, and Cuckoo Friendly Lamb are all now on sale from ethical online grocer Fresh-range.

TIAFI Community Centre in Turkey Helps Syrian Refugees

Unsustainable

Crises crises Ethics Middle East politics povertyThe TIAFI Community Centre, in the Turkish city of Izmir, Helps Syrian Refugees Rebuild Their Lives.

Bulk of UK banks lack convincing climate strategy, Ethical Consumer warns

Business Green

The overwhelming majority of UK banks offering current and savings accounts lack convincing plans to reduce their carbon impact, according to new research from Ethical Consumer magazine.

FCA aims to develop a more ethical cobalt supply chain

Charged

Fiat Chrysler (FCA) recently joined forces with the Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network in a move to improve its sustainability efforts. The automaker will begin using blockchain technology to help ensure sustainable sourcing and production practices through audits that map the mining history of its raw cobalt supply. The first of these blockchain-powered audits is set to begin early this year, and will help the company to reduce its potential use of unethically sourced cobalt.

Ethics, Compliance and Risk: Creating a Shared ESG Vision

AGreenLiving

Ethics, Compliance and Risk: Creating a Shared ESG Vision Date/Time: July 20, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT) Sustainability has long been a practice for many forward-thinking businesses. But a renewed focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues from investors, employees, customers and regulators has driven corporate ethics and compliance (E&C) groups to become more involved in sustainability and ESG programs.