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Costa Crociere Foundation and Sahara Forest Project Join Forces for Sustainable Farming in the Desert of Jordan

For the first time guests onboard Costa Cruises and AIDA Cruises ships calling at Aqaba, Jordan, will taste vegetables produced by using saltwater and solar power in the desert. The initiative contributes to the revegetation of desert areas in Jordan.
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For the first time guests onboard Costa Cruises and AIDA Cruises ships calling at Aqaba, Jordan, will taste vegetables produced by using saltwater and solar power in the desert. The initiative contributes to the revegetation of desert areas in Jordan.

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For the first time guests onboard Costa Cruises and AIDA Cruises ships calling at Aqaba, Jordan, will taste vegetables produced by using saltwater and solar power in the desert. The initiative contributes to the revegetation of desert areas in Jordan.

When Water is the Product, How Do We Afford Sustainability?

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By Andrew Chastain-Howley, Director of Water Solutions, Atonix Digital

Few appreciate the cost of water like commercial facilities and industrial manufacturers. Many of them are selling a product that requires water as part of the larger infrastructure setup that ultimately results in consumer goods. Take for instance food and beverage makers, for whom water is the good. Or paper and pulp companies, whose dry products rely almost exclusively on water.

HPE Sustainable Technologies and Climate Strategy Lead World Rankings

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We are already seeing the impacts of climate change cascade through our economy, disrupting operations and supply chains - but also offering opportunities for sustainable innovation. And investors are increasingly taking note.

Johnson Matthey Publishes 2016 Annual Report

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Johnson Matthey has published its 2016 Annual Report which is an integrated report covering all aspects of the company’s financial and non-financial performance.  It is available online at www.matthey.com/AR16.

The Business Case for Sustainable Technology

Sustainable technology is no longer an expensive drag on a company's finances – economies of scale and smarter working practices now mean it can save a business millions of pounds
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By Leon Kaye

Seemingly small changes, such as adjusting the ratio of printers to employees, can result in major savings and a decreased carbon footprint for forward-thinking companies.

As procurement professionals consider how to balance environmental benefits with financial savings, they are increasingly finding sustainable technologies can bring together both goals.

These sustainable technologies include smart electrical processes; renewable energy systems; and innovative, even disruptive, software programmes that enhance energy efficiency.

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