When it comes to reducing waste for our planet’s long-term health, it’s important to understand the distinction between recyclable and recycled.
Many Americans toss away packaging without much thought, resulting in the United States – at 4.4 percent of the world’s population – producing 20 percent of the world’s trash.
The world has changed significantly since the first Earth Day, just shy of 50 years ago. Everything from cars to clothes to how we communicate has shifted dramatically.
Nothing competes with the tactile pleasure of thumbing through a well-printed magazine, or the comfort of curling up with a great book. And recycled post-consumer paper adds to print’s appeal, aligned with society’s growing embrace of environmental responsibility.
World Water Day is held annually on March 22 as a way of focusing on the importance of freshwater and supporting the sustainable management of freshwater resources.
With deforestation being a notable contributor to global warming, protecting forests is crucial to lessening the impacts of climate change and to maintaining “healthy, resilient communities and prosperous economies”.
With media reports attesting to the impact of synthetic materials on our planet, consumers have expressed concern with the overuse of synthetics in our day to day lives.
Fabian de Armas, CEO and Chairman of Sustana Group, shares his insights on the company’s strategy and sustainability highlights.
In the spirit of looking ahead to 2019, we’ve identified three important societal trends for 2019, relating to sustainability in business.