The Idea A number of breweries in northern England are making a craft beer, Toast Ale, by substituting part of the malt it would otherwise have used with leftover bread. The beer was conceptualized to make use of discarded bread in an effort to fight food waste: in Britain, […]
Water is a major risk to business and 2016 and 2017 brought accelerated adoption of the kind of water management strategies and goals that were most needed. Given the severity of water risks globally, corporate water goals are an essential component of high-impact sustainability goal-setting. In the last […]
There are a number of trends every year in each industry, so we’ve seen some obvious winners in 2017 that are driving environmental improvements across industries. Here are our top five: Using scale to affect change As various industries face increasing environmental challenges such as sustainable sourcing and […]
Sustainability is a word that continues to be thrown around in businesses of all sizes and in all industries, but what exactly does it mean for the restaurant industry? Imagine a restaurant that runs on 100 percent renewable energy, produces no waste, captures and recycles water, supports and […]
Salesforce, the world’s leading cloud provider, is now operating as a net zero company, 33 years ahead of its plan. How? Through a series of Carbon Offset programs and established partnerships. Sunya Ojure, Senior Manager, Sustainability at Salesforce explained that these partnership work because the partners share our core […]
Of course shopping is already in full progress. To show respect, appreciation and love to our friends and family we exchange gifts. You have most likely heard this before, but it is always a good reminder. 1.Strengthen your local economy Buying locally keeps $0.73 of every dollar in […]
For the past year I have been getting a monthly reminder from my utilities company how my energy consumption is compared to similar sized houses. Based on that data I can see if I use just, above or below average. Over the course of the year I have moved […]
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