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London Is on Board With England's First Hydrogen-powered Double-deckers

by Jack Porter
Blog

A fleet of 20 hydrogen double-decker buses has been released onto the streets of London to help cut toxic fumes and tackle climate change.

In what is believed to be a first for England, the £12m hydrogen double-decker buses are being introduced on the number 7 route in the capital, running between East Acton and Oxford Circus.

Cotton Protocol Leaves No Shred of Doubt for Apparel Firm

by Liam Goldsworthy
Blog

One of the world’s largest clothing manufacturers has become a member of the U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol.

Gildan Activewear manufactures everyday basic apparel and is one of the largest domestic consumers of U.S. cotton.

The company has joined the U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol with its portfolio of company-owned brands, including Gildan®, Alstyle®, American Apparel® and Comfort Colors®. The firm is one of the largest domestic consumers of U.S. cotton, which represents the majority of the fiber used in Gildan’s products.

How Businesses Get Started With Sustainability

Article

As concern over climate rises, companies are stepping up at unprecedented rates and taking measurable action to reduce carbon emissions. According to a survey conducted by Cool Effect, a Bay Area based nonprofit dedicated to supporting projects around the globe that reduce carbon emissions, 67% of businesses ranked sustainability as a top 3 priority in 2021. But often, businesses don’t know where to start and how to ensure their actions have true impact.

Tetra Pak Featured Among 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders

The 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders project is the response from the international business community which demonstrates the desire, the leadership, and the will to take effective action in the fight against climate change.
Press Release

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Pak has today been recognised as one of the world’s 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders. The leading food processing and packaging solutions company has been acknowledged for its commitment to pioneer a sustainable future, with a documentary showcasing its fascinating journey.

Decarbonization Series Part 3: The Pros and Cons of Carbon Offsets

Blog

The previous posts in this series discussed energy audits and purchasing renewable energy – two very useful and important tools when creating a proper decarbonization strategy. A third tool in the decarbonization toolbox is the purchase of carbon offsets.

What Are Carbon Offsets?

Ninety One Becomes First Investment Manager Founded in South Africa to Sign Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative

Ninety One strives for sustainability with substance
Press Release

July 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Ninety One, an active global investment manager, is proud to announce that it has joined the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative, which supports investing aligned with the global goal of net zero emissions by 2050 or sooner. This commitment underlines Ninety One’s support for the objectives of the Paris Agreement and global efforts to limit global warming to 1.5°C and aligns with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Make 'Plastic Free July' Lifestyle Changes Stick for Good

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Diets are bad for losing weight and keeping it off for good. That 30-day cleanse or month-long no carb diet might help you temporarily take off a few pounds, but as soon as you go back to your old lifestyle, the pounds come back too. We should all take the same approach with Plastic Free July and make it a lifestyle change, not just a temporary one. And yes, it’s possible to choose to reduce how much plastic you use, if not even more vital to do in the face of a global pandemic.

T. Rowe Price Releases 2020 Sustainability Report

Following SASB and TCFD Frameworks, Report Highlights Corporate ESG Progress and Commitments to Communities and Associates
Press Release

July 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ - T. Rowe Price Group (NASDAQ-GS: TROW) has published its 2020 Sustainability Report, A Resolve to Reach Higher, highlighting progress on its sustainability journey, its commitment to increasing transparency and accountability, and plans for developing new environmental targets.

Red Dot Award Recognizes the New Xfinity Eco Capsule Packaging

By Charlie Herrin
Blog

Our design team won the prestigious Red Dot Design Award, which each year recognizes products from around the world that exemplify "outstanding design." I am incredibly proud of our package design team whose focus is creating innovative, lovable packaging for our customers that reflects our brand language while ensuring product protection and easy activation.

Steel Dynamics Sets Goal to Achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2050

Press Release

FORT WAYNE, Ind., July 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced a goal to be carbon neutral by 2050 for its electric arc furnace (EAF) steel mill operations. To achieve this target, the company also set interim emissions reduction and renewable energy milestones to be achieved by 2025 and 2030.

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