“New Tools To Fight Food Waste: Old School And One Compliments Of AI”

“The United States Environmental Protection Agency estimates that just over 21 percent of municipal solid waste comes from food, which has serious environmental impacts associated with landfilling food, including quickly creating methane gas; and is the single largest… Read More

“Why Americans have stopped eating leftovers”

Food waste is a significant problem that we need to solve on our way towards a sustainable society. The problem, however, is only growing larger. “Once the mainstay of weekday lunchboxes and thrifty home cooks, leftovers today constitute… Read More

“Warriors Against Waste: These Restaurants And Bars Are Aiming For Zero”

“Zero waste has become a sort of buzzword in the foodie world recently. From San Francisco to New York, London to Amsterdam, restaurateurs are challenging themselves to reduce the staggering amount of food waste that the industry generates… Read More

“Climate Change Is Complex. We’ve Got Answers to Your Questions”

Here’s answers to the most commonly asked question about climate change. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/climate/what-is-climate-change.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

“Which American cities are the most sustainable?”

“U.S. coastal cities are coming the closest to meeting sustainability goals set by the U.N., according to the first analysis of 100 metropolitan cities by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN). But no U.S. city has yet managed… Read More

“Pulling plastic off the shelf”

“Single-use plastic may be convenient for a few minutes. But once it’s out of our hands, it adds to a growing global problem that threatens the health of marine wildlife like fish, turtles and seabirds. These animals can… Read More

“The Science of Sustainability”

“Doing well by doing good is a modern mantra. If it becomes action instead of just words, it’s a key pathway to merging profit and sustainability in a company. Two of the world’s top companies — Mars, one… Read More

“An entirely renewable energy future is possible, a new study says”

A future completely powered by renewable energy is possible. Here’s part of how. https://www.pri.org/stories/2017-09-09/entirely-renewable-energy-future-possible-new-study-says

“GERMANY’S TRANSITION FROM COAL TO RENEWABLE ENERGY OFFERS LESSONS FOR THE REST OF THE WORLD”

“Today, the scene at Zollverein is very different. Inside the coal washery where Spahn once worked — the largest building in the Zollverein mining complex — the air is clean, and its up to 8,000 miners have been… Read More

“Why Join the Fair Trade Tourism?”

“Usually associated with being environmentally friendly, there is, in fact, a lot more to sustainability than just green issues. Most importantly, sustainability means that whatever it is you are doing now you will be able to do tomorrow,… Read More