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BCLC: 8th Annual New Horizons in Responsible Gambling Conference Focuses on Future-Proofing the Industry

PRESS RELEASE - Industry experts, researchers and policy-makers are gathering for BCLC’s New Horizons in Responsible Gambling Conference to discuss how to prevent future harms to players in B.C and around the world.

Trending: With COVID-19, It’s 2 Steps Forward, 1 Step Back in Fight Against Single-Use Beverage Waste

CHEMISTRY, MATERIALS & PACKAGING - While Starbucks trials a NextGen coffee cup solution, COVID-19 concerns lead to reusable cup bans around the globe. Meanwhile, a UK soft drink manufacturer rolls out beverages in seaweed cachets.

Tide Slowing Turning Toward a Future Free from Coal

CLEANTECH - Clean power is finally taking over. Yes, it has taken far longer than most environmental campaigners wanted. But with investors fearing the worst and the majority of global economies slowly weaning themselves off of coal, the planet should breathe a huge sigh of relief.

GM Paving the Road to an 'All-Electric Future'

CLEANTECH - GM is amping up its strategy to transition to an entirely electric portfolio; with a new, modular production platform and the largest collective EV charging network in the US.

Driving Value in the Purpose Economy: It Starts with Supply Chain

SUPPLY CHAIN - Own your sustainability strategy and vision, and make it real. The impact of executing through the supply chain drives growth and company valuation, and protects your brand and society.

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Regenerative Business, Part 2: Addressing the Whole, Not Just the Parts

ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE - When one sets out to work "Regeneratively," it is with the intention of finding the full potential of some effort, one that will proceed through seven phases of thinking and acting. This is a look at Phase One, in which you begin with learning to discern a living, structured whole.

What Being a B Corp Has Meant for Our Brand

WALKING THE TALK - Consumers are demanding more from the companies they buy from, and those who don’t adapt to these new standards will be rightfully left behind. B Corps need to set an example by making the triple bottom line more than a requirement for their certification.

Trending: The Rise and Rise of Plant-Based Proteins

PRODUCT, SERVICE & DESIGN INNOVATION - Impossible Foods announces another step in its journey toward world domination; while conventional protein giants Bumble Bee and Cargill get in on the meat-free fun with a new partnership, private-label plant-based products.

Indigenous Innovations Provide Blueprint for Climate-Resilient Design

PRODUCT, SERVICE & DESIGN INNOVATION - A new book, "Lo—TEK: Design by Radical Indigenism," highlights centuries-old technologies that provide a powerful toolkit for sustainable architecture and design in the modern age.

Bayer to Advance More Sustainable Agricultural Solutions Utilizing New Innovative Greenhouses in Marana, Arizona

PRESS RELEASE - The unique Marana Greenhouses will serve as a global product design center for corn.

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Procter & Gamble: Herbal Essences Announces Commitment to Help Mitigate Biodiversity Loss

PRESS RELEASE - Herbal Essences & the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew pledge to help save 20 endangered plants from extinction in 2020

Visa Champions a New Decade for Women’s Empowerment

PRESS RELEASE - In advance of International Women’s Day, Visa unveils grant programs with Hand in Hand International and IFundWomen

Report: Existing Climate Solutions Sufficient to Reach ‘Drawdown’ by Mid-2040s

THE NEXT ECONOMY - ‘The Drawdown Review’ provides the most in-depth assessment to date of climate solutions and their potential to reduce greenhouse gases and build a climate-safe future.

Horizon® Organic Commits To Becoming Carbon Positive Across Its Full Supply Chain by 2025

PRESS RELEASE - Largest USDA certified organic dairy brand is taking unprecedented action to impact the planet

KIND to Rally Support for Equal Rights Amendment Through First-Ever KIND® EQUALITY Bar and EQUALITY Bot Service

PRESS RELEASE - Ahead of International Women's Day, KIND to push for equal legal rights for all Americans regardless of sex; United States one of the only major countries that doesn't recognize equal gender rights

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Report: Digital Sector Can Lead Transformative Systems Change for Climate-Stable Future

PRODUCT, SERVICE & DESIGN INNOVATION - A new report by Future Earth asserts that digital transformations unfolding today could help enable the systems transformations necessary for mitigating the climate crisis. 

Regenerative Business, Part 1: The History and Practice of 'Regeneration'

LEADERSHIP - Forty years ago, I meet a cadre of business designers and developers who called what they did Regenerative Business Design. They had led a revolution with extraordinary success in Procter & Gamble, which gave the business world a state of the art approach in producing Return on Investment with people and assets. They delivered earnings for the consumer products giant that were the envy of all industries, in an industry whose margins were collapsed to below 5 percent.

There's a Powerful New Use for Waste from This Incredibly Stinky Fruit

CLEANTECH - The inedible core of the world's stinkiest fruit — the durian — could one day be used to charge your phone, according to researchers at the University of Sydney.

New, Standardized Guidelines Measure Plastic Leakage Across Corporate Value Chains

NEW METRICS - Developed for companies, the PLP guidelines provide businesses at all stages of the value chain with a robust, standardized method for calculating and reporting estimates of plastic and microplastic leakage at both the corporate and product level.

Trending: In Fashion, What’s Outside Also Counts

CHEMISTRY, MATERIALS & PACKAGING - New partnerships aim to tackle the fashion industry’s packaging footprint — with circular solutions for polybags and MATCHESFASHION’s new, recyclable boxes furthering the cause.

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