Launched in New York last fall, LIVARI was created by actress and environmental activist Alysia Reiner, celebrity stylist Claudine DeSola, and designer Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs.
Americans’ taste for red meat has been projected to rise for some years now since 2008, when rising grain prices forced a drop in meat production. But according to USDA projections, that’s changing.
Yes, there are major challenges for the fashion industry to get on board with sustainability. But despite the challenges, some incredible things are happening. Here are a few trends to keep an eye on.
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.
McDonald’s has announced that by 2025, all of its packaging will be made from recycled, renewable or certified sources.
A report issued by the World Resources Institute and The Nature Conservancy suggests that the planting of trees can accomplish far more than a good deed; in fact, restoring forests has the potential to scale and become a booming business.
BlackRock and its founder and CEO, Laurence D. Fink, made waves earlier this week when he said in an open letter that it was finally the time for companies to do more than focus on the bottom line. But to some critics, those words have not been matched by action.
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Participant teamed with a number of NGOs – including the Climate Reality Project, Sierra Club, Environmental Defense Fund, Climate Hawks Vote, and Cool Effect – to develop co-branded websites that present a number of actions for individuals to take where they can use their voices, their votes, and their choices as consumers to fight climate change.
The Ford Motor Company is pushing ahead with a new fleet of all-electric vehicles and hybrids whether or not U.S. customers are ready.
Amazon’s Jeff Bezos recently donated $33 million to TheDream.US, an organization that says it provides up to 4,000 “dreamers” tuition for higher education programs.
According to the EPA, average fuel economy for all model year 2016 vehicles stood at 24.7 miles per gallon. The overall average is a modest 0.1 mile decrease from the previous model year, but it is still a record. Not all environmental groups were impressed.
The climate is changing in Canada’s Arctic, and for one community that’s heralded bittersweet news. After decades of petitioning the government, they finally have a year-round road to drive on. The seasonal ice road was being eaten away by global warming.
At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.
Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.
Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.
In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.