Webinar February 14: Using purchasing to drive...

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There’s still a lot of work to do to reach a sustainable life cycle for IT products. Some of the most pressing issues include the overuse of finite natural resources, alarming amounts of e-waste as well as violations of workers’ rights and labour laws in t...

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The Russian ecolabel - The Vitality Leaf

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The Vitality Leaf ecolabel is the first and only internationally recognized system of voluntary environmental certification in Russia to date. The ecolabel is based on a multicriteria analysis that considers the entire life cycle of the product (Life Cycle Ass...

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The business case for eco-innovation

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This publication sets out to demonstrate the compelling business case for eco-innovation and how it can enable your company to carve out commercially interesting opportunities. You are presented with examples from companies that have integrated eco-innovation at the core of their business strategy.
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Eco-innovation manual

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Eco-innovation is the development and application of a business model, shaped by a new business strategy that incorporates sustainability throughout all business operations based on life cycle thinking and in cooperation with partners across the value chain. This manual introduces a methodology for the implementation of eco-innovation within small and medium sized companies in developing and emerging economies.
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Engaging on Sustainability: Choose your Own Adventure...

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In May, 2019, Quantis hosted 4 dynamic sessions at Sustainable Brands Paris on 1) internal engagement, 2) sustainability brand positioning, 3) eco-design, and 4) crafting credible and inspiring consumer communications. In the fourth chapter, we welcomed Beatri...

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International Forum for sustainable business...

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GREEN MIND (occurring annually since 2012) provides a unique platform for communication and partnerships among members of businesses, governments, science and the public in their common endeavour for sustainable development. The Forum promotes the concepts of...

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UN Environment Initiatives on Voluntary Sustainability...

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Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS), ecolabels and certification specify requirements that producers, traders, manufacturers, retailers or service providers should meet, relating to a wide range of sustainability metrics. Such VSS can play a key role in delivering the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals. This brochure outlines various initiatives that UN Environment has developed to promote and strengthen the capacity of local institutions in the implementation of VSS
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