According to a new report from EcoVadis, Europe leads North America when it comes to implementing sustainability and CO2 reduction measures.
A grocery store in Buffalo, Minnesota has installed an automated system that sprays carts with hospital-grade disinfectant, eliminating the need for employees to use sanitizing wipes or paper towels.
Choice Hotels, one of the largest lodging franchises in the world, is exploring significant investments on various technologies that will help it enhance health and safety in the wake of the covid-19 crisis. Potential tech includes mobile check-in and keyless entry to further facilitate the contactless guest experience, as well as ultraviolet light instruments, air purifiers and ozone generators that
We talked with our readers about how the covid-19 pandemic is currently affecting business in terms of their sustainability, environmental and energy management goals, and we asked them how they expect their goals (or those of their customers) to be affected in coming months. Here’s what a handful had to say.
Even with the global pandemic that is covid-19, the EU is confident that its climate ambitions will remain intact.
Supply chain resilience is being severely tested in 2020 with disruptions caused by the covid-19 pandemic, and the crisis will compel companies to rethink their sourcing strategies and, indeed, their entire supply chains, according to
Aecom, a global infrastructure firm, today announced that its emissions reduction targets have been approved by the globally-recognized Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).
Forgive me for stating the obvious, but the coronavirus pandemic has had a profound effect on the way we conduct business. Whether a company has been forced to shut down altogether or to navigate other unprecedented changes, environmental and energy management is just one area that is being affected - and companies have been forced to change with the times.
Barclays has announced a new ambition to align its global financing with the Paris Climate Agreement by setting a net zero by 2050 target for its financed emissions.
Chains like Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts stopped allowing refills for personal cups in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic, but reusable container advocates say that doesn’t mean the packaging transition is over. Just that the focus has changed.
Commercial and industrial businesses can rest assured that the current pandemic poses no real threat to our utilities, as disaster planning has been key to electric and gas utilities in recent years,
The covid-19 pandemic threatens to create large amounts of new waste. Stericycle’s Wade Scheel share what resource managers confronting this new reality need to know.