From Polar Puffs & Cakes to Khong Guan Biscuits to Gardenia Bakeries, a majority of household Singaporean and Malaysian food brands are keeping their customers in the dark about whether or not they use sustainable palm oil, a WWF report has found.
In the hunt for fish maw—dried swim bladders believed to possess a plethora of curative qualities in traditional Chinese medicine—Vaquitas, too, become entangled in gillnets, dying quickly from shock or slowly while suffocating.
Felda Global Ventures violated its own sustainability policy and abandoned its obligation as member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) when it destroyed 1,000 hectares of peat swamp in Borneo last year.
Deborah Drew –
It is clear that the linear take-make-waste model of the fashion industry is unsustainable, but how do other forms of production and consumption measure up? Here's what else we need to find out to change our clothing.
and Antony Young –
Sunscreen lotion is an essential product from a sun safety perspective, but its ingredients can harm marine ecosystems when people wear it into the ocean. Can algae provide a safer, more effective alternative?
Businesses today dictate working conditions for labourers across the globe through their supply chains. It's up to them to apply standards and enforce these with whistleblowing practices in order to eradicate slavery. Here's how.
Tomorrow's markets will demand that businesses be more innovative, more efficient, and more sustainable than ever before. Not sure if your business is future ready? Here's a three-step method to find out.
In its promotion of Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), the EU-funded SWITCH-Asia Programme addresses particularly the needs, role and potential of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that are ...
With its significant impact on resources and environment, industrial growth, trade, employment, skills development and livelihoods, the textile industry remains a sector of utmost relevance for both developed and developing ...