The European Commission has concluded that palm oil cultivation results in excessive deforestation and its use in transport fuel should be phased out.

The European Commission has concluded that palm oil cultivation results in excessive deforestation and its use in transport fuel should be phased out. submitted by /u/lordsunil to r/sustainability [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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A new study found that air pollution is disproportionately caused by white Americans’ consumption of goods and services — but disproportionately inhaled by black and Hispanic Americans.

A new study found that air pollution is disproportionately caused by white Americans’ consumption of goods and services — but disproportionately inhaled by black and Hispanic Americans. submitted by /u/Inasaba to r/sustainability [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Treat Meat And Dairy Like Big Tobacco And Scrap Subsidies, Say Scientists: “Scientific journal The Lancet says the subsidies should be redirected to ‘sustainable farming for healthful food’ and meat and dairy farmers should be banned from lobbying the government.”

Treat Meat And Dairy Like Big Tobacco And Scrap Subsidies, Say Scientists: “Scientific journal The Lancet says the subsidies should be redirected to ‘sustainable farming for healthful food’ and meat and dairy farmers should be banned from lobbying the government.” submitted by /u/Thundarz to r/sustainability [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Stop Public Funding for New Non-#Renewable Energy Projects (UK)

Stop Public Funding for New Non-renewable Energy Projects (UK) Please sign and share this petition. I was inspired by the recent #schoolstrike4climate movement to create this. It’s a policy idea that asks the UK government to pass a law forbidding public money being pledged to build new fossil fuel power. If it were passed, public money could only be spent building new renewable and carbon neutral energy infrastructure to meet the UK’s energy needs. https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/stop-public-funding-for-non-renewable-energy Alone it will not solve climate change but it would be an important step towards…

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Most millennials would take a pay cut to work at a #Environmentally responsible company: « As much as sustainability planning is about making sure an organization can survive the threat of climate change, it’s also part of convincing employees to take (and keep) the jobs that need to be filled. »

Most millennials would take a pay cut to work at a environmentally responsible company: « As much as sustainability planning is about making sure an organization can survive the threat of climate change, it’s also part of convincing employees to take (and keep) the jobs that need to be filled. » submitted by /u/fchung to r/sustainability [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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