Sustainable Business

We need to reconfigure plastic usage with ingenuity

Reducing plastic waste requires thoughtful, yet bold steps. Where to start?

A new method makes it possible to grow food in the dark

"Using artificial photosynthesis approaches to produce food could be a paradigm shift for how we feed people," a scientist stresses.

Green groups want Bitcoin’s giant carbon footprint reduced

Bitcoin network alone uses more power than entire nations such as Argentina, the Netherlands or United Arab Emirates.

Why bottom trawling must be banned by the EU

If we are sincere about protecting our ocean and its resources, we must end bottom trawling.

To reduce fossil fuel dependence, sustainable buildings are key

To reduce fossil fuel dependence, sustainable buildings are key

The EU has recognized the CO2-reducing potential of the buildings sector, but a lot remains to be done.

Putting a dollar value on nature will give governments and businesses more reasons to protect it

Putting a dollar value on nature will give governments and businesses more reasons to protect it

Overhauling society’s concept of wealth to include “natural capital” – the value nature provides to humans – is a critical

To conserve freshwater sources, industries like construction must take the lead

In order to minimize water waste, the industry must carefully review its current methods to use water wisely.

Scientists can fortify plants against heat stress as global temperatures rise

Plants get a lot more infections at warm temperatures because their level of basal immunity is down.