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Anthony Simon, President Marketing Unilever Foods (retired), Advisor to WBCSD (World Business Council for Sustainable Development), Deputy Chairman of the Board of Advisors of the World future Council, member of various boards and actively engaged in sustainable development: There is overwhelming consensus since only yesterday that mankind is indeed massively impacting our planet and its… » read more

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Jim Murray, former Secretary-General with BEUC, the European Consumers’ organisation, and Procter&Gamble President for Western Europe Gianni Ciserani comment on sustainable consumption. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/eNSiRSxQFL0″ width=”320″ height=”240″ wmode=”transparent” /] [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/xc1pkiu3mio” width=”320″ height=”240″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Le Délégué permanent au transport aérien d’AirFranceKLM donne ses commentaires sur l’engagement environnemental de son entreprise et adresse le criticisme des ONG. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/7d7c_CjUtPM” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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This year, the European Business Summit’s theme is “Greening the Economy”. However, instead of inviting companies that are pioneers in environmental technologies, the programme boasts some of the most polluting companies in the world and some of the worst performers in their sector. Instead of green leaders, the EBS presents dirty laggards. With an action… » read more

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Scientists and industrialists are breaking their heads to develop newer/better/effecient products/equipments that will produce lesser pollutants into our atmosphere. One area that fewer people are discussing/investing is in reforestations, trying to undo the damage of deforestation. Yes, regreening our planet earth. Trees are just one of NATURE’s product which are very effecient in capturing Carbon… » read more

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The future of ecology-friendly technologies will be at the centre of discussion at this workshop of the European Business Summit on 22 February. In order to deliver sustainable, secure and competitive energy, the EU needs to accelerate the development and deployment of cost-effective low carbon technologies. In a carbon constrained world, the mastery of technology… » read more

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