Greenpeace welcomes a new “Forest Conservation Policy” as major breakthrough for the controversial company.
The climate talks could see a measured progress toward new global agreement.
Can trees really help meet a state's climate-change goals, even one as green as Oregon? Researchers may be barking up the wrong tree.
The palm oil industry, accounting for $19.8 billion of exports from Indonesia alone, faces major environmental challenges. New tools could help companies produce it more sustainably.
If the company's partnership with a tiny biotech upstart delivers on its promises, it could start sourcing and processing the material at commercial scale in the southeastern U.S.
The company's U.K. arm revises policy to exclude suppliers using wood from protected forests.
The latest crop of reports and analyses covering key management issues for sustainability professionals.
A paper company veteran becomes its VP for sustainability -- and gets a quick education in issues ranging from deforestation to dealing with NGOs.
The recently announced planned ban on plastic shopping bags in L.A. is creating a ripple effect across the manufacturing and retail industries.
There is a growing body of evidence showing that sustainability certification is spawning far-reaching changes in production and land use practices, supply chains and in the way businesses operate...
For those trying to save ecosystems, it would help to know how much they're really worth -- in terms of tangible commodities like timber and clean water -- to corporations and economies that...
In advance of his new film with Universal Pictures, The Lorax is promoting environmentally friendly sponsors such as HP, Seventh Generation and Whole Foods. He's also advertising a Mazda SUV...
The third annual report on how companies are disclosing their impacts on the world's forests ranks global leaders by sector.
The third annual review from the Forest Footprint Disclosure Project finds that many more big companies are starting to measure and report their forest-related impacts and risks, but Big Oil as an...
The Victoria's Secret catalogs are known for stirring up many thoughts, but forest preservation usually isn't the first one that comes to mind -- though ForestEthics thinks it should be.
The second full day of the 2011 Greenbuild conference brought a steady flow of news, with Marriott Hotels earning LEED volume certification for three of its brands, a challenge to the USGBC's 2012...
ForestEthics ranks credit card, telecom and insurance companies on their paper use and policies.
In its more than 25 years of existence, The Conservation Fund has applied an agile, entrepreneurial model to buying and conserving ecosystems, while also leaving space for economic activity in...
The new feature on the company's website allows customers to see the environmental impact of their orders and learn about what it takes to make paper.
Wildfires in the U.S. are growing larger and more severe, and preventative measures aren't cheap. Can carbon money come to the rescue?