The man who spearheads San Francisco's efforts discusses how the city engages the public in a recycling crusade that targets zero waste.
The Natural Capital Coalition drafts suggestions for valuing water, forests and soil — encouraging businesses to put the ideas to the test.
An Interface exec explains how lightweighting, leasing and other seemingly small tweaks make a big difference in sustainability and profits.
AT&T has used the WaterMAPP to achieve building water savings of up to 40 percent. Now the scorecard and calculator are available to any business.
The company's drive for "outstanding" experiences extends to minimizing pollution and disaster relief.
As demand for high-tech devices grows, so does interest in recycling the esoteric metals that make them run. But challenges abound.
Companies need to shoot for the stars in thinking about resource productivity, according to a new report from McKinsey & Co. Fortunately, technology is presenting opportunities to do so.
Here's how the company's Greener Spirits sustainability plan turned barrels from brewing into mulch for gardens in Puerto Rico.
In the middle of drought and bracing for worse, Golden State water providers invest in consumer education, infrastructure and more.
Ensuring future services is no small task. Take a look at three companies finding unique ways to save resources.
Here's how the nation city-state is testing and commercializing new ideas for building cities of the future.
Power generator PG&E, paper giant Kimberly-Clark and National Australia Bank are among the companies providing insights into how they have decoupled their environmental impacts from revenue...
Three out of 10 top global risks are also related to water, according to a WEC study.
Two of the space agency's satellites provide data on fresh water supplies used in corporate risk management tools.
A former Marine explains why the United States need to adopt sustainability and move past the status quo.
Will Europe be the first region to hit the tipping point in smart water?
Here's how some of the biggest toy brands are making strides toward protecting the planet's natural resources.
By adjusting watering speeds, redirecting sprinklers and addressing evaporation, growers can dramatically reduce water and energy costs.
Innovative technologies aimed at saving the seas by engaging people surfaced at SXSW Eco 2013.
Improving efficiency in all forms helps with short-term ROI. What we really need is business transformation.