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Bill Kermode ... surprise result.

Learn and live longer, fund director tells business

18 Jul 14 - Businesses not moving toward environmental sustainability are unlikely to have a long future, says Direct Capital founding director Bill Kermode.

Australia 'underarms' our key commercial fish

Orange roughy ... no thanks, says Australia.

18 Jul 14 - Some of New Zealand’s key commercial fish species are the target of a new consumer boycott in Australia.

Memo America: It could be a lot worse than you think

4 Jul 14 - The sheer economic cost of climate change to Americans could be far greater than many realise, an influential study says.

Be in to win a sustainability award

4 Jul 14 - Entries for this year's Sustainable Business Network awards are open.

Northern gas plant will cut CO2 emissions

Marsden Point ... site of new gas plant.

27 Jun 14 - A $40 million plant to be built at Marsden Point by industrial gases company BOC will help Refining NZ to further reduce carbon dioxide emissions from its oil refinery.

Queenstown plays big part in Aussie ski season

27 Jun 14 - By SUSANNE BECKEN, Professor of Sustainable Tourism and Director Griffith Institute for Tourism at Griffith University. Australia’s ski season is finally getting under way, with the first resort, Perisher, opening its ski lifts.

Tauranga offers $50,000 for waste ideas

27 Jun 14 - Tauranga businesses are being asked for their ideas on waste management.


Finns launch sustainable business tools

20 Jun 14 - The VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has launched a suite of new tools to help manufacturers and farmers develop economically, environmentally and sociallay sustainable business models.

Make a date with a green professional

13 Jun 14 - Sydneysiders will be “speed-dating” tomorrow to find environmentally aware architects and horticulturalists.

National glass recovery breaks even

13 Jun 14 - New Zealanders recycled glass last year at the same rate as in 2012.

Digital manufacturing has future, say Greens

13 Jun 14 - Digital manufacturing should be part of New Zealand’s green future, the Green Party says.

Business group wants to green KiwiSaver

6 Jun 14 - The Sustainable Business Network wants to turn KiwiSaver green.

Beached Az is now dead az

6 Jun 14 - New Zealand's Beached Az whale has died - from eating "plistuc".

US businesses tread water on enviro issues

9 May 14 - By KIEREN COOKE.- If corporate America attended climate change college, the report card would read: “Modest progress but has to try much harder.”

UN names Christchurch and Timaru as our worst air polluters

Christchurch ... pollution problem.

9 May 14 - Air pollution in Timaru and Christchurch exceeds World Health Organisation guidelines, latest figures show.

Pure NZ campaign a liability, says consultant

Emma McConachy ... we're dreaming.

2 May 14 - New Zealand’s 100% Pure marketing campaign is a 100% liability, says an Auckland environmental consultant.

New guide has sustainability answers

2 May 14 - Want to make sure your supply chain is green? Try the Sustainable Business Network’s new business directory.

Plastics industry on right track, says EU

2 May 14 - As the European Commission prepares to review the EU’s waste targets, the plastics industry, a symbol of the EU’s ‘throw-away society’, is one of the focal points in discussions on resource...

Climate policy and the need for clarity and certainty

24 Apr 14 - Cutting emissions now makes business sense for industry, writes TAMARYN NAPP, a research associate at Imperial College, London.


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