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ESG Investing…Capitalism 2.0

Arizona-based Footprint sells biodegradable packaging to food giants such as Conagra. New York software firm First Access facilitates microfinance loans in the developing world. And virtual marketplace First Harvest sells surplus produce to reduce food waste. These young companies strive to improve sustainability and benefit the social good while generating competitive returns. They, like many…
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How to Invest In Clean Energy

For most people, helping out the environment doesn’t mean completely overhauling the way we live. It’s simply choosing more sustainable ways to do what we already do. Like buying reusable grocery bags or purchasing clothes from environmentally conscious companies. Green investing is a powerful way for you to drive change towards a more sustainable society.…
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What Is Green Investing?

For most people, helping out the environment doesn’t mean completely overhauling the way we live. It’s simply choosing more sustainable ways to do what we already do. Like buying reusable grocery bags or purchasing clothes from environmentally conscious companies, green investing is a powerful way for you to drive change towards a more sustainable society.…
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Veganism, Sustainability and….Fast Food?

With the perpetual growth of Veganism and global environmental awareness, fast food executives are scrambling to promote a more climate friendly burger. Companies, such as McDonald’s, are searching hard for a way out of the increasingly obvious environmental damage caused by beef production. Last month, McDonald’s announced a 5-year, $8.5 million investment in soil health…
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Fossil Fuels: Are You Wearing Petroleum-Based Clothing?

When you think of the top contributor to pollution, the oil industry is probably a safe guess. However, designer Eileen Fisher boldly points out that the clothes we wear may be a close second. While many are quick to question the integrity behind that claim, a climate change and textiles study found that the fashion industry is…
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