Sustainable Ingredients Emerging from Food Waste

London – Sustainability and technological advances are leading to novel ingredients to emerge from food waste. As will be shown at the upcoming Sustainable Foods Summits, these novel ingredients are finding new applications in foods, nutraceuticals and personal care products. According to the FAO (United Nations), about a third of …

Mark Your Calendars for Global Sharing Week!

  We’re thrilled to announce that we’re partnering with The People Who Share to organize Global Sharing Week. The celebration, which runs from June 5-11, will connect communities across the globe to share resources, create collaborative projects, and bolster commons-based initiatives. That includes hosting food swaps,civic hackathons, and discussions on …

What Developments in Food Traceability?

Food traceability has come to the fore, with a growing number of food companies adopting sustainability and traceability schemes. What such schemes are most popular in Latin America? What is the outlook for GM-free labels? What analytical tools are being used for food traceability and authenticity? What developments are happening …

Press Release: Sustainable Ingredients Emerging from Food Waste

  Sustainable Ingredients Emerging from Food Waste London – Sustainability and technological advances are leading to novel ingredients to emerge from food waste. As will be shown at the upcoming Sustainable Foods Summits, these novel ingredients are finding new applications in foods, nutraceuticals and personal care products. According to the …

Launch Event for Media Literacy Week Announced

                           Media Contact:  David Ryan Polgar 607-267-9505 [email protected] Digital Citizenship Summit Launch Event for U.S. Media Literacy Week to Take Place at Twitter Headquarters Diverse range of speakers and participants to address safe, savvy, and ethical use of social …

HOW CAN SOLAR POWER IMPROVE OUR FUTURE?

HOW CAN SOLAR POWER IMPROVE OUR FUTURE? Solar energy has kept our species alive for thousands of years: warmth, light, and crops. However, harnessing this energy to generate electricity is, relatively, a very recent development. As the Royal Society of Chemistry says, “The amount of energy reaching the Earth’s surface …

11 Platform Cooperatives Creating a Real Sharing Economy

11 platform cooperatives creating a real sharing economy As “death star platforms” such as Airbnb and Uber continue their pursuit of global domination, an alternative is rising in its wake. Read more » > HOUSING Eugene tiny house villages model innovative solutions to homelessnessA nonprofit, self-managed community of low-cost tiny …

Olympics Help Showcase Eco-Tourism Offered By Sustainability Pioneer Thais Corral

Olympics Help Showcase Eco-Tourism Offered By Sustainability Pioneer Thais Corral Thais Corral, named Woman of the Year in 2013 by the UN and Brazil’s Presidency, is moving Brazil towards the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by bringing ethical eco-tourism to Brazil’s forests.  Flourishing forest support good health and well-being, clean …

Party Time! Join us for free food and our marketplace release

Thursday, May 26th 5:30pmat rev: Ithaca Startups Works 314 E State Street, Ithaca, NY RSVP & updates Ithacash Marketplace Get excited for a major upgrade in May! Join us on May 26th for the release of a much anticipated mobile app + website for buying and selling locally. Program: 5:30 …

What can a public bank really do?

What can a public bank really do? Take a look at what the public Bank of North Dakota really did – in one year !! Bank of North Dakota 2015 Annual Report In its 2015 Annual Report, Bank of North Dakota (BND) reported its 12th consecutive year of record profits, …