Cargill fishes for innovations in sustainable salmon farming

GreenBiz

Cargill fishes for innovations in sustainable salmon farming. Cargill’s new sustainability program, SeaFuther , expands its carbon reduction commitments from the terrestrial to the oceanic. Jesse Klein. Thu, 04/01/2021 - 00:05.

How Sustainability Innovation Is Driving The Green Economy

Green Business Bureau

WHAT IS SUSTAINABILITY INNOVATION? In the world of business, sustainability innovation can be defined as the process of evolving old business models and creating new ventures that realize economic value and generate positive environmental and social impacts simultaneously.

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These changes to our food systems could improve human and planetary health

GreenBiz

These changes to our food systems could improve human and planetary health. On the recent World Food Day, the clarion call was clearer than ever: We must fix our food systems to improve human health, drive economic growth and save the planet from environmental collapse.

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An urban farm tops a LEED Gold-targeted health education tower in Toronto

Inhabitat - Innovation

Global design practice Perkins and Will has raised the bar for sustainable campus design with the award-winning Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex

How To Incorporate Sustainable Materials Into Your Everyday Life

The Environmental Blog

Sustainability is a practice that can and should be implemented routinely and faithfully in everyone’s life. The Recycled Content certification (highlighted above) is an endorsement that SCS Global Services offers businesses to promote their sustainable practices.

The road to sustainable health

Business Green

In order to achieve this, there are a number of pressing environmental issues that we face, with governments, business and citizens focusing their efforts to reduce our carbon footprint and become more sustainable as a nation.

Health and wellness come first at this apartment complex

Inhabitant

But in an era of sustainable focus, the industry is beginning to focus on land management, better use of resources, energy-efficiency, green spaces and more. Since housing shortages abound in most areas, new construction gives builders the opportunity to highlight health and wellness for residents, but also the planet A building represents architectural elements, tradition, culture, nature, function or any number of other things.

The future of the fashion industry requires innovative circular systems

GreenBiz

The future of the fashion industry requires innovative circular systems. Yitzac has innovated again around the creation of a yarn system that allows us to produce stronger-than-traditional virgin yarns that are also higher performing than traditional synthetics. The Sustainable MBA.

In Common underwear focuses on the health of the planet

Inhabitant

Sustainable underwear and clothing company In Common was the result of the frustration of shopping during the pandemic. As humans, we have a lot in common, including the planet we live on and the desire for a comfortable and functional wardrobe. Founder Allison Bloch explains she and her partner “struggled to find affordable basics that didn’t compromise on either quality, fit or ethics

Minneapolis Health Department splits the bill with green investors

Renewable Energy World

For this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell talks with Patrick Hanlon, Director of Environmental Programs for the Minneapolis Health Department. Clean Energy, the Environment, and Public Health. Originally published on ILSR.org.

Addressing Inequities In The Mental Health Burden Of Climate Change

Energy Innovation

Energy Innovation partners with the independent nonprofit Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI) to provide climate and energy research updates. Achieving and sustaining that level of action requires that people are not incapacitated by climate anxiety or despair.

Ecosystems for good: How collaborator networks achieve sustainability

GreenBiz

Ecosystems for good: How collaborator networks achieve sustainability. Case in point: sustainability. Digital ecosystems and the orchestration of large value networks are emerging as our only real chance to reach the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2021

GreenBiz

20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2021. These 20 C-suite executives have steered their companies forward through much disruption, providing inspiration for the possibilities of advancing sustainability, social responsibility and circular business models — sometimes all at once.

Nominees announced for Aquatech Innovation Award 2019

Envirotec Magazine

Urbanisation and online sensors key trends in Aquatech Innovation Award nominees. 12 innovative technologies nominated by expert jury. This year a total of 12 innovative technologies have been selected by an expert jury in the lead up to the Aquatech Amsterdam event , taking place in early November. What always amazes the jury is that every two years there are so many new innovations. Newly introduced Innovation Award Dinner.

Janet Yellen on financing a sustainable future

GreenBiz

Janet Yellen on financing a sustainable future. Infrastructure and innovation at home. buildings to be more sustainable, clean energy manufacturing and climate research and development. . Infrastructure and innovation abroad. Janet Yellen. Wed, 04/28/2021 - 00:15.

A 20/20 view of sustainable packaging

GreenBiz

A 20/20 view of sustainable packaging. Sustainable packaging is a keystone issue for corporate sustainability. When we look ahead, are we on the path to a circular and sustainable system for packaging? Room for innovation. Cheryl Baldwin. Mon, 06/15/2020 - 00:00.

Women innovators celebrated as C40 tech challenge winners announced

Envirotec Magazine

Anai Green from Tel Aviv-Yafo who impressed the judging panel with her innovative fabric “Lumiweave” which offers a shade function at the same time as permitting light. However open-seneca combines two of Lisbon’s core values: citizenship engagement and sustainability.

How can sustainability execs leverage Biden’s policy agenda?    

GreenBiz

How can sustainability execs leverage Biden’s policy agenda? . health care. All of these policy areas connect to the sustainability agenda, so the sustainability community will need to be heavily engaged. Dawn Rittenhouse. Mon, 03/29/2021 - 00:15. Well before Jan.

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Greening the NHS: How sustainability initiatives could save the health service £250m a year

Business Green

NHS Sustainability Day campaign launches annual impact report as work continues by expert panel commissioned by NHS England to investigate into how and when the health service can meet net zero. And what does he think of the government's proposals for decarbonising the health service?

What Startups Have Taught Us About Unlocking Climate Policy Innovation

Elemental Excelerator

The result is that too often, the most promising climate innovations run right into a brick wall of the status quo. It’s clear that we need to accelerate climate policy innovation with the same urgency and equity lens that we devote to tech innovation.

11 young professionals on the future of sustainable finance

GreenBiz

11 young professionals on the future of sustainable finance. The Emerging Leaders program aims to foster a community of sustainability professionals that is diverse and representative of the world in which we live. Energy markets, Procurement & Sustainability Consultant at E&C.

Harder but not impossible: COVID-19 and the Sustainable Development Goals

GreenBiz

Harder but not impossible: COVID-19 and the Sustainable Development Goals. In 2015, the world, acting through the United Nations, set in place a system of 17 very ambitious goals to guide humanity’s development toward sustainability through 2030. Sustainable Development Goals / SDGs.

The top 2020 trends in sustainability, according to GreenBiz readers

GreenBiz

The top 2020 trends in sustainability, according to GreenBiz readers. At GreenBiz, we’ve been reporting on the world of sustainable business for over two decades, but this year has been unlike any other. In fashion, similarly, going the extra mile takes an innovative approach.

5 sustainable packaging developments to watch in 2021

GreenBiz

5 sustainable packaging developments to watch in 2021. For companies with sustainable packaging goals, 2025 is fast approaching. We really want to make sure that sustainable choices like reusable packaging aren’t just limited for people who can pay extra for their goods."

Top 8 Sustainable Fishing Practices: Small Business Sustainability Guide

Green Business Bureau

Sustainable Fishing. This can leave a lasting impact on the health of our oceans as well as communities who rely on fishing for stability. Commercial fishing businesses must transition to more sustainable fishing practices.

Sustainable self-care: Consumer health sector pledges to improve environmental impact of productsC

Business Green

P&G and GSK are among companies to commit to reducing their plastics impact and CO2 emissions as part of a new charter on sustainable self-care. The Charter provides an ambitious platform for all our members globally to drive innovation in sustainability.".

Trends in Water & Circular Economy Innovation with Kim Baker

Elemental Excelerator

As we embark on recruiting for Elemental’s Cohort 11, we spoke with each of our Directors of Innovation about what they’re looking to fund this year, what motivates them in their work, and much more. What’s one thing about climate innovation that you wish more people knew?

How 12 Emerging Leaders are embarking on sustainability career journeys

GreenBiz

How 12 Emerging Leaders are embarking on sustainability career journeys. In early February, more than 1,200 sustainability professionals gathered online for GreenBiz 21. GreenBiz 21 reaffirmed that there are multiple paths when navigating a career in sustainable business.

Cow Burps – Cattle Industry Poised To Lead The Way To A Cooler Earth By Reducing Methane Content

Jim Conca

The five-month study found that these reductions were sustained with no change in animal health or in the quality of the beef. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Business energyA new study out of U.C.

Can Shell help pilot a new era of sustainable aviation?

GreenBiz

Can Shell help pilot a new era of sustainable aviation? While I’m not yet convinced aviation can become truly sustainable, I’m encouraged that there is at least a flight path pointed toward that destination. Joel Makower. Mon, 12/14/2020 - 02:11.

From tiny acorns: UK Research and Innovation announces £10.5m boost for sustainable woodland research

Business Green

With tree-planting and rewilding projects expected to play a crucial role in delivering on the UK's net zero emissions goals, the government has announced fresh funding to support a series of research projects to explore how sustainable woodland projects can help to curb the country's emissions.

Green Funding and Financing to Support Your Sustainability Program

Green Business Bureau

In this Green Business Bureau article, we give a brief introduction to green funding and financing options that are available to you, to support your sustainability program. Our aim is to help you achieve your sustainability goals. Funding your sustainability program using grants.

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Meet the Innovators in Elemental Excelerator’s 9th Cohort

Elemental Excelerator

We’re grateful to partner with this latest group of innovators and, with a portfolio that’s now 117 companies strong, work together to commercialize an abundance of solutions to reverse climate change — starting today. ” — Nneka Uzoh, Director of Energy Innovation.

Saniflo SFA Inc: A Green Leader in Sustainable Plumbing Providing Sanitation to Those In Need

Green Business Bureau

With a complete range of pumps for both residential and commercial needs, Saniflo’s innovative above-floor technology allows for the installation of seemingly endless sanitary applications, creating plumbing solutions and new possibilities for building design. Saniflo SFA Inc.

A new tool can help companies create safe and sustainable packaging, driving the circular economy forward

EDF + Business

Last week, Walmart announced the launch of the Circular Connector, a new tool that will help brands access safer, environmentally sustainable packaging options. Boma Brown-West Director of Consumer Health.

Top five green innovations to watch in 2022

Business Green

Innovate UK's Jonny Voon explores some of the most exciting green ideas this year, ranging from UK lithium mining and plastic recycling breakthroughs, clothing that 'grows' with the children wearing it. Key to a sustainable recovery is innovation.

Sustainable Vineyards and Wineries: A Getting Started Guide For Businesses

Green Business Bureau

Vineyard and Winery Sustainability . Vineyard and winery owners need to get more serious about sustainability and minimize their impact on the environment. . What Is A Sustainable Vineyard and Winery. Sustainable Vineyard and Winery Terms To Understand.

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Climatetech Leadership Series: A Q&A with Trish Malarkey, Chief Innovation Officer of DSM

Greentown Labs

Read on for insights into how corporations are taking climate action and underscoring their commitment to sustainability as the world navigates and emerges from the global pandemic. Innovation and sustainability have to go hand-in-hand as society transitions to a cleaner, greener future.

Innovative Foods: a guide to responsible investment in cell-cultured meat and seafood

EDF + Business

The emerging cell-cultured meat and seafood market has seen sustained growth in the last few years as companies seek out new opportunities for reducing their environmental impact, while providing nutritious food for growing populations.

Sustainability Guide for K-12 Schools: Getting Started

Green Business Bureau

The World Needs More Sustainable Schools. Sustainable schools offer healthy learning environments for young people to excel in their passions and realize their potential, which ultimately influences how they navigate life and perceive the world.

The Return on Investment (ROI) of Sustainable Business

Green Business Bureau

The Business Case for Sustainability. There is general consensus among business leaders and investors that business success today requires a commitment to sustainability. ROI and Sustainability go hand in hand, as many sustainable business practices save money by themselves.

How Ocean Spray cranberries became America’s '100 percent sustainable' crop

GreenBiz

How Ocean Spray cranberries became America’s '100 percent sustainable' crop. Because the plant is actually meant to grow in the natural environment, many growing and harvesting practices already help the surrounding land and could be considered sustainable, under normal conditions.

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Building a Cleantech Innovation Community – Together

Greentown Labs

In the Northeast cleantech ecosystem, we talk a lot about the many ways the members of our community intersect, collaborate, and partner to drive innovation and tackle our world’s biggest climate, clean energy, and environmental challenges.