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Giving Up Meat = Healthy Living = Healthy Planet. Are We at a Dietary Inflection Point?

BEHAVIOR CHANGE - The growing appetite for a shift away from meat-based diets is good news for addressing a range of health and climate issues. But business has a critical role to play in making the transition as affordable, accessible and delicious as possible.

How AI Is Enabling Smarter, Scalable, Sustainable Water Solutions

PRODUCT, SERVICE & DESIGN INNOVATION - What if artificial intelligence could be help solve some of the world’s most pressing social and environmental challenges, such as water access? That is what DataRobot is trying to enable through its AI For Good program.

Sustana Announces New Leadership Role, Director and Sustainability Ambassador

PRESS RELEASE - Sustainability expert brings 20+ years of experience to drive company-wide sustainability advancements

Kimberly-Clark Launches Expanded WaterLOUPE 2.0 Tool to Help Communities Develop Sustainable Water Stewardship Plans

PRESS RELEASE - On World Water Day, Kimberly-Clark reaffirmed its commitment to drive water stewardship in water-stressed regions around the world with the launch of WaterLOUPE 2.0, an updated version of an innovative, open-source tool to help communities analyze local risks to freshwater resources and create sustainable mitigation strategies.

To Fight COVID-19, We Must Invest in Water Access for Vulnerable Communities

COLLABORATION - The PepsiCo Foundation and WaterAid are launching a new program to build sanitation facilities and community water systems in the harsh, arid region of La Guajira, Colombia — with the goal of increasing access for the indigenous Wayuu people.

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Electronics Giants, Global Orgs Launch Circular Electronics Partnership

THE NEXT ECONOMY - Cisco, Dell, Google and Microsoft are among the founding members of the alliance — which sees the biggest names in tech, consumer goods and waste management working together to enable a circular economy for electronics by 2030.

Design Takes Center Stage in Kohler Co.’s Environmental Sustainability Strategy

PRODUCT, SERVICE & DESIGN INNOVATION - We have set bold sustainability goals and worked to understand the gaps we need to fill and the impacts we can make based on our business and expertise. We’re guided on this path by our Design for Environment program, which takes into account the full life-cycle of our products.

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is with This Socially Impactful Money Move

FINANCE & INVESTMENT - We’re calling on companies across the country to deposit $1M of their banked dollars today into credit unions serving low-income communities. Thanks to our partnership with Inclusiv, this is one smart, socially-conscious, seamless money move.

Sphera Named a Market Leader for Environmental and Sustainability Software in Independent Research Report

PRESS RELEASE - Sphera’s ESG offering recognized by independent analysis of enterprise EHS software solutions

PepsiCo Helps More Than 55 Million People Globally Gain Access to Safe Water With Partners

PRESS RELEASE - Investments in Safe Water Have Catalyzed Nearly $700 Million In Additional Funding Worldwide

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Tide Aiming to Decarbonize Laundry by Reducing Carbon, Plastic, Hot-Water Washing

PRODUCT, SERVICE & DESIGN INNOVATION - Laundry giant’s 2030 Ambition goals center on turning consumers to cold water, exploring carbon capture and reducing virgin plastic — so that ‘every load of laundry does a load of good.’

Carbon Offsets: Sowing the Seeds of a Climate-Resilient Future

SUPPLY CHAIN - As companies race to address climate change, unlocking the carbon potential from responsibly managed forests creates a powerful new way for companies to offset their unavoidable emissions.

New C2C Certified Product Standard Pushes Companies Beyond Compliance, Toward Leadership

CHEMISTRY, MATERIALS & PACKAGING - V4.0 of the newly released Cradle to Cradle Certified Product Standard is designed to meet companies wherever they are on their sustainability journey and help them set achievable milestones through actionable pathways as they work towards their ultimate goals.

Unilever NA Investment Will Recover Half of Plastic Packaging Footprint

PRESS RELEASE - Company will collect more plastic than it sells by 2025

Safety, Nature, Resourcefulness Are Key Features of Sustainable Urban Design

THE NEXT ECONOMY - The move toward more sustainable, inclusive and safer cities isn’t just better for the environment. These spaces contribute to a higher quality of life, foster community, encourage collaboration, and are more resilient and economically productive.

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Budweiser Is Turning All Beer ‘Green’ on St. Patrick’s Day, Calling on Industry to Do the Same

MARKETING AND COMMS - On March 17, Budweiser will purchase renewable energy credits equivalent to the estimated electricity needed to brew every beer in the US in a single day.

Shaw Recognizes More Organizations Putting People at the Heart of Sustainability

ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE - The nine organizations selected for this year’s sustain[HUMAN]ability® Leadership Recognition Program have displayed tremendous effort and progress to support the wellbeing of people and the planet amid the unprecedented challenges of 2020.

Best Foot Forward: Could Fashion Be the Next Big Thing in Corporate Social Purpose?

PRODUCT, SERVICE & DESIGN INNOVATION - A growing breed of fashion brands has adopted social purpose to propel their business models. They are transitioning themselves and the entire industry to be a force for good in the world. And that’s fashionable.

5 Ways Retailers Are Winning by Aligning Financial Performance, Sustainability

FINANCE & INVESTMENT - Many retail and food giants are proving that businesses can grow, improve margins and bolster competitive advantage through examination of waste streams and investing in creative solutions — even during a pandemic.

Sphera Signs Commitment Letter to Science Based Targets Initiative

PRESS RELEASE - Joining the Science Based Targets initiative demonstrates Sphera’s dedication to mitigating climate risks using climate science

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