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Closing the Ozone Hole Helped Slow Arctic Warming

Ozone-Eating Chemicals are Also Potent Greenhouse gases, Accounting for up to Half of the Arctic’s Temperature Rise
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A Simple Twist of Thermodynamics Could Lead to Greener Refrigeration

Fibers That Become Colder When They are Untwisted Could Inspire More Environmentally-Friendly Fridges
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Who Are The 100 Most Sustainable Companies Of 2020?

Cisco and Autodesk From the US Make the top ten
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Microsoft Is Going Carbon Negative. What Does That Mean?

Carbon Negative is When a Business Removes More Carbon From the Atmosphere Than it Generates
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Trucking's Predominant Zero-Emissions Future

If the Future of Transportation is to be Truly Zero Emission, Then the Long-Term Market Victor Will be Electric
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Preparing Supply Chains for the Green Future

Understanding Cap and Trade and Carbon Taxes
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Vendor Compliance Is Green

Vendor Compliance Optimization is key to building a truly Green Supply Chain. Learn how.
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Case Study: Combining Transportation Planning with Network Design to Reduce Transportation Costs and CO2

Learn how one manufacturer incorporated carbon emissions into its optimal supply chain network design.
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SCDigest Letter on the Green Supply Chain

e-version of the full 16-page version of the SCDigest Letter on the Green Supply Chain 2009
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White Paper: Benchmarking the Perfect Order

How well are companies in the consumer goods to retail channel doing in terms of perfect order achievement? This study looks at results from shipments from over 4500 suppliers - and the results are surprising.
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Green Supply Chain News: Nestle Faces Challenges in Removing Plastics from Its Packaging

Plastics Touching Food have Special Requirements, while Recyclable Market Barely Exists
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Green Supply Chain News: December UN Climate Summit Ends with Even more of a Whimper than Usual

No Agreement on Any Major Issue, Pushed to the 2020 Summit amid Strong Criticism from Environmentalists
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Green Supply Chain News: Lego Continues to Pursue Eco Friendly Materials for Its Iconic Toy Bricks

Some Progress, but there are Big Performance Challenges to Meet 2030 Goal to Replace All New ABS Plastics
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Green Supply Chain News: UN Says Time is about Out to Save the Planet

Hitting Target for Rising Temperatures will Require Massive Reduction in CO2 Emissions Right Now
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Green Supply Chain News: What are the top Green Trucking Fleets for 2019?

Interesting Activities from the Carriers and Fleets in the Annual List from Heavy Duty Trucking Magazine
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Green Supply Chain News: December UN Climate Summit Ends with Even more of a Whimper than Usual

No Agreement on Any Major Issue, Pushed to the 2020 Summit amid Strong Criticism from Environmentalists
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Green Supply Chain News: Just How much should Water Cost?

Interesting Observations from Dr. Julie Zimmerman of Yale
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Green Supply Chain News: Top Green Supply Chains for 2019

15 US Physical Product Companies Received A Grades
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It's not an impossibility, but it's certainly not a slam-dunk and never has been. The healthcare debate has basically sucked all the oxygen out of the room.

Frank O'Donnell, president of the activist group Clean Air Watch, on prospects for the US Senate passing Cap and Trade legislation any time soon.

 

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