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Designing for well-being

I consider that sustainability extends beyond the obvious “green veneer,” the ubiquitous solar panel or the wind turbine. As an Architect I seek opportunities with my Clients to design for the user or those who will experience the architecture. 163 more words

Design

Sustainability Sunday #20

Microbead madness – how these little devils are ripping your face and killing fish.

As of October this year, the UK government will be banning the use of microbeads which predominantly feature in the ingredients of face washes, body scrubs and toothpastes. 762 more words

The Environmental Impact of Clothing

The more I look into the environmental impact that our clothing has on our environment, the more I am determined to make a change in both the way I consume AND the way we make our clothing. 199 more words

Sustainability

As global temperatures rise, future of agriculture uncertain

Jenna Ladd | January 20, 2017

Without further action to curb greenhouse gas emissions, global temperatures are expected to rise as much as 6.1 degrees Fahrenheit above pre-industrial averages, which may meaningfully impact agricultural outputs. 237 more words

Climate

New research predicts the future of coral reefs

Jake Slobe | January 18, 2017

New climate model projections of the world’s coral reefs reveal which reefs will be hit by annual coral bleaching first. 542 more words

News

GROWING KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE THROUGH TREE PLANTING AT ALTA

By Shaun Daniel, ENVST Program Research Associate.

As skiers hit the slopes this winter, they should pause to notice the careful forest conservation efforts that Alta Ski Area is undertaking with the U’s… 1,164 more words

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