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Greenwashed Gap Years, How To Spot And Avoid Greenwashing On Your Travels.

With sustainable travel becoming increasingly popular, how do you know if the travel choices you make are truly responsible, or if they are just falling victim to a cynical marketing ploy by big business? 1 097 mots de plus

Responsible Travel

Has green gone mainstream?

Here’s some food for thought…….The following commentary blog was posted on the World Design Summit’s ‘Designing the Future’ website –  world design summit taking place over 10 days in Montreal in October, 2017. 610 mots de plus

CAREFUL BEFORE YOU DRINK BOTTLED WATER

No, I am not telling you to stop drinking water from packaged bottle. But rather ask yourself before purchasing it: “Is there any alternate way?” We can get readily available bottled water in majority part of India. 1 087 mots de plus

Bottled Water

Greenwashing

I’ve written about this before, and it still makes me mad. The image above is a well known (but edited to protect the identity- we’re about learning, not bashing here!) brand and one I bought in haste in my effort to switch to a safer deodorant. 566 mots de plus

Health And Wellness

Sustainability Risk verse Reward

In an ever increasingly competitive marketplace there is more pressure than ever for companies to be more sustainable. It seems that everyone has a commitment to change and become a better corporate citizen, or at least appear as one. 812 mots de plus

Corporate Social Responsibility

Ad Watchdog: These '100% Compostable' Coffee Pods Don't Go In Your Backyard Compost Pile

When you see the word « compostable » on a product label, do you imagine tossing it in your backyard compost pile and calling it a day? 324 mots de plus

Original

When Sustainability Becomes a Mere Buzzword

By JAMIE HENDERSON

Sustainability. It’s on everyone’s lips. From the UN Sustainable Development Goals to the new campus ASC and UCSA board members. But what is it really, and why is it gaining such traction? 412 mots de plus

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