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Tom’s of Maine is working to make its products more sustainable. There are several examples among the company's many products, but two of them stand out. The company is switching to a 100 percent petroleum-free version of propylene glycol for its natural deodorants. Switching to a petroleum-free version will reduce its environmental impact since petroleum is a fossil fuel and fossil fuels cause greenhouse gas emissions.

17 hours 4 min ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Sustainability is the way forward in aviation to make air transportation safer, efficient, affordable and planet-friendly. Global airline companies cannot afford to ignore their environmental responsibility, considering how critically the world’s economic and social development depends on aviation.


1 day 3 hours ago

(3BL Media/Just Means) – An expert in global supply chain risk management reveals that a high percentage of companies are running late with the introduction of a system to detect whether minerals they buy fall into the conflict minerals category.


2 days 9 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - What if we could take all that carbon dioxide that we have too much of and turn it into a clean energy source? Sound far-fetched? Well, it isn’t really. After all, plants do it every day. That is much of the rationale behind biofuels. Let the plants store the solar energy as sugars, starches, etc., which we then convert into things that our machinery can use (e.g. ethanol, bio-diesel).


2 days 10 hours ago

Learning how to use new technology can be a lot of fun. This is the ethos of the events put together by Embark Labs when they teach children as young as seven years old to program.


3 days 10 hours ago

Guest Blog by Cheryl Heller, Founding Chair of SVA’s MFA program in Design for Social Innovation

The most pressing challenge businesses face isn’t finding new opportunities for growth and market share; it’s changing the way they approach their challenges in the first place. And there’s no better way to change that approach than through design for social innovation.


3 days 13 hours ago

Guest Blog by Mark Schapiro, author of Carbon Shock: A Tale of Risk and Calculus on the Front Lines of a Disrupted Global Economy

In June, a decades-long open secret hit the media like a typhoon: Climate change is the fundamental economic challenge of our time.


4 days 2 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Texas does not necessarily come to mind as the first state you think of when it comes to alternative energy, or alternative anything else, for that matter. Yet, despite their long and proud history as an oil state, Texas leads the nation in wind power, one of the fastest-growing forms of alternative energy.


4 days 14 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Global brands are increasingly willing to include sustainability as one of the key factors in their decision-making process. Caring for the society and the world is a human emotion that motivates an average consumer, and companies are keen to feed this natural human drive in addition to feeding the consumers’ individual aspirations through their brand.


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