Most wasted food perishes on the journey between farm and supermarket shelf - even before it has entered the consumer’s consciousness. A new initiative aims to change our food system by inspiring innovation and collaboration.
Hydropower remains contentious in Southeast Asia and water shortages raised tensions in India this year. There was progress on cleaning up the oceans and the conservation of marine habitats, but warming seas took a toll of coral reefs.
Benjamin Lephilibert –
Skimming off food waste from business operations requires a change in diet and daily routine, and clearing up misperceptions. Here are seven common misperceptions about food waste, according to LightBlue consultancy's Benjamin Lephilibert.
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Buying second-hand electronics is often seen as a bad bet, due to quality concerns. Teleplan International vice president, global marketing and client solutions, Sven Boddington shares ideas for a thriving second-hand electronics economy.
High level action by companies and governments are crucial for systemic solutions to issues like waste, but ground-up innovation can also offer important and game-changing ideas, says SL2 strategy consultant Melanie Tan.