Evian, the brand that long ago made bottled water chic, announced yesterday that all of its plastic bottles will be made from 100 percent recycled plastic by 2025.
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Activist investors owning $2 billion in Apple stock recently co-wrote an open letter to Apple’s board of directors. In it, they urged Apple to do more to counter children’s addition to smartphones.
Since the Russia revelations over fake news and other scandals such as the spread of hate speech, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is feeling remorseful: but it will take far more than a year of reflection for Facebook to find a way to repair its brand reputation.
According to ProPublica, Facebook’s content reviewers enforce the company’s hate speech rules in a pattern that at best can be painted as wildly inconsistent.
What is the best way to combat the effects of climate change? Researchers discovered this year that there is no one answer. Improving biodiversity, building smart housing and multipurpose green spaces and making conservation education fun are among the big takeaways for 2017.
All vehicles, including electric cars, produce emissions from tire, brake, and road abrasion. These are particulate emissions, which are some of the most dangerous when it comes to asthma and other health conditions. This startup, however, believes it has a solution.
Biomimicry is today’s go-to answer for tough engineering problems. We tip our hat to Mother Nature for new ways to treat surgical wounds, the versatility of the honey comb and a new friend who may help us reduce the number of plastic bags in landfills and ocean gyres.
A startup in Tokyo, Japan, is growing about 400 plants in what was previously an unused warehouse located under one of the subway system’s elevated transit lines. Tokyo Salad, a joint venture between rail operator Tokyo Metro and a development company, currently markets 11 varieties of greens – grown without soil or fertilizers.
Dell announced that it will work with several of the world’s leading brands to develop what it describes as the world’s first commercial-scale, ocean-bound plastics supply chain.
Beyond Meat’s vegan burgers are now in thousands of grocery stores across the nation, a testament to their success on the grocery isle. In January, they make their debut in a major restaurant chain. What does the brand’s expansion say about the future of the iconic American hamburger? One major meat producer has already decided. This week it increased its investment in the growing success of plant-based technology.
In 2019, Microsoft will reopen its newly modernized Silicon Valley campus in Mountain View in a drive to keep technology workers excited about working within one of the most expensive and congested areas in the U.S. Transport options, however, are sorely lacking.
ExxonMobil is fighting to keep the Massachusetts attorney general’s office from accessing millions of records relating to its 1980s research that allegedly led the company to realize its operations would lead to worsening climate change.
SPECIAL SERIES: Making Agriculture "Climate Smart"
Monsanto is collaborating with leading corporations and NGOs to find carbon-smart agricultural solutions above, in and below the soil.
SPECIAL SERIES: Dreamforce 2017
The question remains – is college right for everyone? Education leaders recently met during Dreamforce in San Francisco to talk about how post-secondary learning could and should evolve this century – including one organization that is disrupting the traditional academic model.