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Updates Covering Sustainability, Zero Waste, ESG, Carbon Footprint & Green Business


Blackrock Emissions Climate Nzam Vanguard Targets
- This article was first published on WRI . The movement to achieve net-zero global greenhouse gas emissions is gaining traction and coherence, especially in the world of finance. In late March, BlackRock and Vanguard — the two largest asset managers on the planet — joined a growing coalition of investors in the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative (NZAM) . The initiative outlines key requirements for signatories’ commitments to net zero and provides an early benchmark for the industry. ... [Read More]

Source: greenbiz.com

Carbon Brand Percent Shoe Adidas Polyester
- Our editors independently selected these items because we think you will enjoy them and might like them at these prices. If you purchase something through our links, we may earn a commission. Pricing and availability are accurate as of publish time. Learn more about Shop TODAY . Last May, sportswear companies Adidas and Allbirds announced a partnership focused on a sustainable future for performance footwear — today, they unveiled the first product from the collaboration: the ... [Read More]

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Water Bluetriton Brands Brands Campaign Plastic Consumers
- In its first campaign since the brand was sold to private investors in April, Poland Spring, part of BlueTriton Brands (formerly Nestlé Waters North America), aims to further its sustainability goals and advance social good. Here’s the scoop. Inspired to take action by the many challenges created and exacerbated by the pandemic, more people than ever are getting involved in volunteering efforts and causes for social, economic and environmental good. And even bottled water companies – who ... [Read More]

Source: thedrum.com

Toys Program Mattel Playback Mattel Toys Mattel Materials
- Whether you were an avid Polly Pocket enthusiast or a diehard fan of Barbie back in the day, you most likely still have a plethora of plastic dolls either sitting in storage, your attic, or somewhere in your childhood bedroom. Either way, they're currently taking up unnecessary amounts of space, and you likely aren't going to break them out anytime soon for a rousing game of house — that's why we're thrilled Mattel now has a recycling program that's currently accepting old toys. Mattel owns a ... [Read More]


Zero Net Zero Emissions Technologies Goal Carbon
- It feels almost quaint to remember way back when "80 by 50" — an 80 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 — was a bold goal for a company or government entity to make. It was seen by many as audacious, possibly unachievable, but still a necessary target. The "way back when" in this case seems to be around 2014 . Ah, yes: The good old days. Today, "80 by 50" would not pass muster. Net zero is the near-universal goal of nations, states, provinces, cities, companies, ... [Read More]

Source: greenbiz.com

Carbon Program Air Resources Board Project Mass Audubon Carbonplan
- ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. This story was originally published by ProPublica and was co-published with MIT Technology Review . The Massachusetts Audubon Society has long managed its land in western Massachusetts as crucial wildlife habitat. Nature lovers flock to these forests to enjoy bird-watching and quiet hikes, with the occasional bobcat or moose sighting. But in 2015, the ... [Read More]


Economy Supply Chain Materials Design Circular Economy
- The global pandemic disrupted the flow and pricing of raw materials and finished products, but circular economy models help build supply chain resilience in the face of such disruptions. Recent research from offers guidance to chief supply chain officers (CSCOs) on how to start and advance their circular economy strategies. This article recaps the key points, edited for clarity and length. How does the circular economy help supply chain resilience? In a traditional linear economy, products are ... [Read More]


Emissions Climate Reductions Ndc U S U S Ndc
- On Earth Day, April 22, President Joe Biden hosted a global summit on climate change to emphasize that the United States is back in the game on climate policy and to encourage greater climate ambition among other countries. Just over 100 days into his administration, Biden has largely put his cards on the table in terms of his climate goals and his plans to reach them. The big question is whether he will be able to overcome stiff political challenges on one of his core issues. The Biden climate ... [Read More]







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