Textile Exchange Builds On Success With Organic Cotton Sustainability Assessment

Textile Exchange Builds On Success With Organic Cotton Sustainability Assessment
Lubbock, Texas (PRWEB) March 25, 2015 Textile Exchange (TE), an international nonprofit organization committed to a more sustainable textile industry, today announced the release of an online tool for the textile industry that measures the environmental, economic and social aspects of organic cotton production. The Organic Cotton Sustainability Assessment Tool (OC-SAT) is the first mechanism ...

Floralife Receives a Water Sustainability Proposal from Clemson University’s Biosystems Engineering Department

Floralife Receives a Water Sustainability Proposal from Clemson University's Biosystems Engineering Department
Walterboro, South Carolina (PRWEB) December 16, 2014 Floralife partners with Clemson University Biosystems Engineering Students to find water sustainability solutions for the Walterboro, South Carolina location. Floralife is committed to living and working as sustainably as possible. Our sustainable programs include hard goods made from recycled materials, Water Wise Products, as well as Sustainable and ...

Scientists Challenge Seafood Ecolabeling & Sustainability Standards

New Orleans, Louisiana (PRWEB) November 06, 2014 Senior scientists and fishery managers from leading fishing nations concluded three days of talks on the status of fisheries and sustainability of seafood at the fourth annual Science and Sustainability Forum (SSF) which called for the re-evaluation of seafood ecolabelling guidelines that many say are being misapplied particularly ...

Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute Launches Postdoctoral Program to Make Big Leaps in Sustainability Science and Environmental Solutions

Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 At Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute some of the world’s best young scientists have begun their postdoctoral fellowships to develop ideas that could have transformational impact on the earth’s environment over the long term. This is the first class of Resnick Institute Postdoctoral Fellows. “We support postdocs because our ...

Caltech’s Resnick Institute Opens Nominations for the Resonate Awards which Recognize Innovators with Breakthrough Ideas for Sustainability

Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute has announced that nominations are open for the 2015 Resonate Awards (http://resnick.caltech.edu/awards-nomination.php). The awards are designed to bring attention to unheralded innovators with provocative ideas that contribute to long term sustainability. These include meeting the world’s energy needs sustainably, providing water and food for a ...