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Sustainability Sunday #75

Talking about a Revolution.

This week marks 5 years since the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh, and the beginning of another Fashion Revolution week. 626 more words

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Important factors in preserving biodiversity on coffee plantations

Jenna Ladd | April 19, 2018

As final exams loom closer, many students may find themselves relying a little too heavily on coffee to get them by. 318 more words

Farming

Climate change and wild spring weather

Jenna Ladd | April 18, 2018

By-in-large, spring weather has been arriving earlier each year in the United States. For instance, the frost-free season was 10 days longer between 1991 and 2011 than it was from 1901 to 1960… 309 more words

Climate

When Is There a Sustainability Case for Corporate Social Responsibility?

What motivated you to pursue this research?

While this article focuses on sustainability performance, it is based on a joint research project of 12 universities which originally set out to study societal impacts of CSR.

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Social Issues

Fremantle offers up another site for “leading-edge” sustainable development

From the Fifth Estate by Cameron Jewell:

https://www.thefifthestate.com.au/urbanism/planning/fremantle-offers-up-another-site-for-leading-edge-sustainable-development/98516

The City of Fremantle is offering up one of its underutilised land holdings to be transformed into a medium to high-density development incorporating cutting edge sustainability. 481 more words

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Roses are Red, Smartflower is Green

A 16-foot, metallic flower is now blossoming among the plants at the Detroit Zoo. This innovative ground-mounted solar panel system is called smartflower.

This high-tech addition is just another step on the Detroit Zoological Society’s (DZS) Green Journey to create a more sustainable future by using innovative practices that minimize our ecological footprint. 388 more words

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Gold Sponsor Spotlight: @Lussmanns

Sustainable St Albans Week 2018 couldn’t operate without the support of so many local organisations.  We thought we’d take this opportunity to focus on each of our sponsors, in the run up to the week. 312 more words

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