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Victorian Retrofit: A SuperHome Legacy

For the Heritage Open Days event last weekend I visited a SuperHome owner of a retrofitted Victorian semi.

As a climate research scientist Jonathan Gregory is, by his own admission, motivated to reduce CO2 emissions to mitigate climate change. 486 more words

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Turning food waste into nano-fibres

A partnership between motor manufacturer, Maxon Motor UK, and the University of Reading has developed an exciting new green material from food waste.

http://www.maxonmotor.co.uk/maxon/view/news/MEDIARELEASE_nano_fibres

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A new story of business

Charles Eisenstein says that the world we see around us is built on a story (you can see an inspiring video illustrating his talk here… 324 more words

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The revised ISAE 3000: a view from Net Balance

By Terence Jeyaretnam, director, Net Balance

The International Standard on Assurance Engagements (ISAE 3000) is a standard used globally for assurance engagements for audits or reviews of historical non-financial information. 326 more words

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B Corp Certification

Great article by Triple Pundit

Want to attract the brightest and best millennials?  Want to have your MBA student loans forgiven?  Then look into the B Corp certification and working for B Corp certified companies. 75 more words

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8 Foods You Can Reuse Before Throwing Out

On my quest to reduce household waste to an absolute minimum, I’ve done a lot of thinking about what goes into the garbage can and what can be diverted to other purposes. 36 more words

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Farmers Use Social Media To Stop Food Waste

After seeing stocks of unsold food, a farm manager in Northern California has started a social media venture that connects farmers with local consumers to stop food waste. 6 more words

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