While globally toy sales are on the rise due to burgeoning demand from middle class consumers in China, India and other economies, American sales are expected to grow only marginally […]
From an environmental perspective, it is far more beneficial to extend the life of an old computer rather than recycle it. Re-use on a wide scale can ...
Global companies are increasingly concerned about maintaining a brand image that positions them strongly as an environmentally responsible business. M ...
The fashion industry worldwide is going through a big shift to support sustainability. Many of the leading apparel brands have woken up to the environ ...
The share of solar, wind, geothermal, hydropower, biomass, and waste-to-energy technologies is on the rise in total world energy output as costs reduce and companies seek to limit their environmental [...]
Trucks move $10 trillion worth of freight every year in the U.S., consuming more than 21 billion gallons of fuel, which is nearly 70 gallons for every U.S. resident. However, [...]
Data centers have emerged as one of the largest and fastest growing consumers of electricity in the U.S., according to the Natural Resources Defense Council. In 2013, data centers located [...]
Future business leaders need to understand and engage with corporate sustainability issues at an early stage. Bringing sustainable learning to the core of business education is vital to ensuring that [...]
According to a 2012 Internet Society survey, 83 percent of people consider Internet access a basic human right. The Federal Communications Commission (F.C.C.) has now approved the net neutrality rules, [...]
Every two years, Nestlé awards the Creating Shared Value Prize to help scale up or replicate business-oriented initiatives that address challenges in nutrition, water or rural development. The competition is open [...]
In an insightful study by Google called “Mobile In-Store Research,” it was revealed that as many as 84 percent of smartphone shoppers use their devices to help shop while in [...]
Nearly 20 percent of the world’s land is desert and 97 percent of the world’s water is saline water. This has turned land and water into increasingly scarce resources, giving [...]
Nearly half of Fortune 500 corporations are already committed to making a shift to renewable energy in order to reduce their environmental footprint, improve their corporate sustainability profile, and support [...]