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Circular economy business models held back by lack of access to finance - Companies buying into circular economy principles need to adopt new business models, in particular this means moving from selling products to selling services. In these business models, companies r...
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Signs human rights are moving slowly up the agenda in corporate China - Recently the headlines in mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong have been full of the scandal of the Taiwanese firm Chang Guann, which supplied cooking oil blended with "gutter oil (recycled waste ...
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Your contribution to climate change: see your impact on the Earth's vital signs - As California suffers its worst drought in recent history, flooding has driven thousands from their homes in India and Pakistan, and Pacific islanders watch the ocean slowly invade their shores. Wh...
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How does the economic system need to change? – open thread - Humpty Dumpty is the perfect metaphor to represent the crisis in the current economic system. Like the classic nursery rhyme character, its had a great fall and no-one quite knows how to put it to...
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The power of religion and prayer to head off climate disaster - Before the cacophony of noise around next weeks climate talks in New York becomes deafening, it is worth taking a moment to remember the fundamental reasons behind the wish to prevent global warmi...
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When the 'obvious' is wrong: sustainability is rarely black and white - What do Grand Theft Auto, US coal exports and juicy steaks have in common Other than being unhealthy in large doses, they are the subjects of recent studies on pollution footprints that reach some...
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Some household plastics could increase risk of childhood asthma, study finds - Several years ago, Columbia University researcher Robin Whyatt and her team at the Mailman School of Public Health discovered that inner-city kids in New York have some of the highest asthma rates ...
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Elephants: nature's landscape designers - video - Elephants, poached for their tusks by the thousands each year, are at risk of extinction. But these giant herbivores are more valuable alive than dead. Science writer Jude Isabella treks 100 miles ...
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Is Every Lie ‘a Sin’? Maybe Not - Knowledge@Wharton- Schweitzer: There are really two key ideas that we suggest for implementing some of these findings. One is to change codes of conduct. That is, when we talk about codes of conduct, and we have hone...
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Time to halt an out of control trial with ineffective oversight- Detailed scientific and ethical concerns have repeatedly been raised about the less than robust mammography screening age extension trial.1 2 3 The chief investigator is not medically or scientific...
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Ethical trap: robot paralysed by choice of who to save - tech - 14 September 2014 - New Scientist- Can a robot learn right from wrong Attempts to imbue robots, self-driving cars and military machines with a sense of ethics reveal just how hard this is CAN we teach a robot to be good Fascinated...
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Reasons to be cheerful- Make sustainable innovation add to your bottom line. 15+ CEOs and C-Suite from leading multinationals plus heads of CSR will discuss the future of sustainability Toby Webb has 11 reasons to be opti...
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Local Chamber Executive Director Resigns Over Ethical Differences- Bruno Grisé has resigned as the executive director of the Stouffville Chamber, citing irreconcilable differences between himself and the board. In a statement released by the Chamber today, Mr. Gri...
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5 ways boards of directors can support sustainability- While corporate responsibility has risen as a strategic priority for many companies, boards have not been driving this change. The UN Global Compact LEAD board program conducts extensive surveys an...
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EthicsWatch: Sustainable business roundup- Executive-level pay sky rockets, droughts in Brazil causing havoc for aluminium industry and Apple cut hazardous chemicals out Executive pay at Britains biggest 100 publicly owned companies in 201...
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Analysis: ICRS – Sustainability gets its professional body- The new Institute of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability aims to fill a gap for the sectors practitioners Sustainability professionals are misunderstood - at least by some companies. The r...
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Ethical Sales Skills For Orgs That Want To Make a Difference by Jane Binnion — Kickstarter- There are so many great organisations and small businesses that set up to make a difference but have no sales skills.  For many sales is the dirty side of business and they hate it. But sales is cr...
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Traditional fashion calendar fuels overconsumption and waste - Yesterday was the final day of London Fashion Week, a celebration of spring/summer 2015 collections, following a tradition started by Parisian couture houses in the early 21st century of showing co...
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Share your pictures of good and bad packaging - How many tins, cartons and plastic pouches did you throw away when you made last nights dinner How much bubble wrap, foam or polystyrene protection came through your door uninvited with your late...
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Oddly Sustainable: Will grass-fed beef score at the stadium? - The St Louis Rams got crushed in their National Football League home opener earlier this month by the Minnesota Vikings. To cope, some fans no doubt turned to comfort food. And this year they had a...
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Ethical Christmas Gifts-Evolution launches 100 days of Ethical Giving- On 16th September we launched the 100 Days of Ethical Giving campaign. The campaign is aimed at asking people to think about making a difference in the world through positive shopping choices. Duri...
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East Dulwich-based Fashion conscience's autumn-winter collection- East Dulwich-based Fashion conscience launches its seriously stylish ethical autumn-winter collection Fashion Conscience, which curates a collection of seriously stylish ethical fashion brands both...
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Approaching fashion from an ethical perspective- A new site promises to merge Indian crafts with a global, sustainable edge: "It was the shift in the way we approach our wardrobes that got me thinking," says Sana Rezwan Sait about her new ventur...
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ETHICAL STEPS - Feel the Amazon at your feet!- Get 1 dozen of any model of any color. all sizes available! This package has a special price for people who want to be our PARTNER RESELLER and start their own business! We help with all kind of ma...
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The Ethical Difficulty of Supporting Android - The Particular Finest- In case you missed it, this massive bug in Android got revealed today, and it is quite a doozy. In this vulnerability, the original stock browser lets code from any website read from any other tab,...
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Thunderclap: Low Carbon Hub share offer- A note on privacy When you log into Thunderclap using your Twitter, Facebook, or Tumblr account, youre allowing our platform to share a single message on your behalf. Thats all. We use the absolu...
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Feeding Gen Y - We use cookies to maximise your experience on our website by continuing to use the website without changing your cookie settings, we assume that you consent to our use of cookies on this device. Yo...
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The Phone Number That Could Cost You A Job- There are times in your life when you get a call and knowing how to find out whose phone number it is becomes very important. You have been unemployed for months, with very few prospects. You come ...
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Vital Signs - Sorry, your browser is unable to play this video. Please install Adobe Flash and try again. Alternatively upgrade to a modern browser. Nogal Reserve protects rainforest in Costa Rica In 2003, Chiq...
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Has the great climate change migration already begun? - The island paradise is under attack. Thanks to destabilizing forces of climate change - rising sea levels and strengthening storms, particularly - some of Earths most picturesque locations are bei...
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California water witches see big business as the drought drags on - Outside of a farmhouse on a 1,800-acre organic dairy farm near Oroville, California, Sharron Hope bends over a printout of a Google Earth map, holding a small jade Buddha pendant. The map shows a s...
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My Green Directory - The Eco/Green Directory- Add your Listing - Promote your Sustainable Business Are you an SME with clear environmental ethos Do you make ethical products Have you got a sustainable brand Can you help customers save energ...
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100 Ethical, Sustainable & Eco-friendly Cost Saving Tips for Business- The following post is a joint collaboration between Elish Bul-Godley ( @elishbulgodley) and Christina Giliberti ( @CG_OnlineM) Its The Environment Stupid!  A No Brainer Guide to staying on the Gre...
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Ethical innovations that changed the world - The history of the human race has been defined by its innovations. Ethical innovations can both make a company money and change the world for the better. Here are a few ethical innovations includin...
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When Lying Is Good - No lie: There are times when not telling the truth is a good thing. Thats according to a new study about the ethics of lying released today by the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania....
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Op-Ed and You - NYTimes.com- I often go out and talk to people who are interested in getting Op-Eds published in The Times. I do it because we need you, the reader, the writer. People certainly dont write for us for the money...
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KENYAN CROWNED MISS EAST AFRICA 2014 PARIS- The third edition of Miss East Africa Paris was held in June 7th 2014 at the prestigious location at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, on the boat the Vedettes de Paris. The event was under the patro...
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Bring Home Baby Girl Reicks by Heidi Mowry - GoFundMe- As a token of our appreciation...we would like to send to all that donate $10 or more to Trent for his fight, this bracelet in honor of the fathers that are fighting for the right to raise their ch...
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Diamond Psychics- Belle Salisbury is a minister, psychic, medium and spiritual counselor.  Belle is the owner and creator of Bellesprit Magazine, as well as being a professional psychic/medium full time.  She has be...
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Keep Calm & Ride Elephants- Elephants need to spend their days roaming the plains and rivers of Africa. Happily enjoying the intrigue of their complicated social structures and raising their young to be loved, polite, respect...
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