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Brainstorming Answers: Facebook’s Sustainability @ Scale Event

Earlier this summer, Facebook held their 2nd annual Sustainability @ Scale event. The focus of the conference was wide ranging from supply chains, renewable energy and water to reporting and design. Even with this broad array of topics, the question underlying them all was the same: how do we scale sustainability? 

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Sustainable purchasing: how SPLC aims to drive sustainability improvements in the industry

At the end of May, thinkstep attended the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council (SPLC)’s 2015 Summit in Seattle. It was an inspired and inspiring group of participants attending the summit: 220 conference attendees with balanced representation of institutional purchasers, government purchasers as well as private sector organizations (suppliers and purchasers).

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Jane Anderson

Interest in Environmental Product Declarations on the rise as numbers increase

Stephen, yes, the Australasian EPD were included in the International EPD total, as they are also listed there. There are now 11 Australian EPD and 2 New Zealand EPD (go to http://www.environdec.com...

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Stephen Mitchell

Interest in Environmental Product Declarations on the rise as numbers increase

Thanks Jane. The driver for EPD uptake frombuilding materials suppliers in Australia and New Zealand is definitively the recognition of EPD and LCA in the green building rating scheme Green Star. Did...

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Rafael

How jeans and mobile phones compare

From which references (data source) citing those figures?

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