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Big Data vs. disease: Mars, IBM bet on food supply chain genomics
As pressure mounts to feed a growing global population, food manufacturers must also confront lurking supply chain safety challenges.Read More
Global supply chain still yawns at climate risks, CDP finds
Suppliers of the world's biggest companies still aren't investing in sustainability. But pressure from customers like Microsoft, L'Oreal and Coca-Cola could change that.Read More
Air traffic controllers plan route to fuel-saving flights
New technology and smoother routes help U.K. air traffic services save airlines 1 million tons of CO2 a year — and now they're aiming higher.Read More
It's the value, stupid: 11 tools to boost the business case for CSR
Connecting sustainability to the bottom line is a major corporate social responsibility challenge — and opportunity. Here's how to make your case.Read More
Ford, Nest, the Internet of Things: Can mobility merge with smart energy?
Ford's new Silicon Valley R&D lab combines self-driving cars, software and smart energy — but what happens to sustainable mobility if you meld them?Read More
10 members of Congress who actually get sustainable business
One key to connecting the dots between economic prosperity and sustainability: Recognition from Washington's top brass.Read More
Four ways cities are using innovative technology to build resilience
From smartphones to termite mounds, cities are using all kinds of resources in new ways to make them stronger and life in them more enjoyable.Read More
Are stranded assets wearing down the oil and coal industries?
From an oil chill in finance to the U.S.-China climate change agreement, recent developments make us ask: Is the fossil fuel business in decline?Read More
How should companies calculate and report electricity emissions?
Counting corporate emissions is tricky. That's why WRI and WBCSD released guidance to help firms navigate scope 2 emissions from electricity.Read More
Why Microsoft and others are bringing the outdoors into office design
Biophilic design features such as “skylights” from Iowa company Sky Factory bring glimpses of nature deep into office interiors.Read More