National Geographic Using Recycled Paper

The National Geographic Society (NGS) has begun incorporating recycled fiber in all the pages of National Geographic Magazine, National Geographic Kids, and National Geographic Little Kids.

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Understanding the Types of Market Research for Your Strategic Sourcing Initiative

Market analysis is a key component of a successful strategic sourcing project. It establishes a structured, fact-based approach to your initiative.

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From Trash to Treasure, the Elusive Quest For Zero Waste

The process of striving for “zero waste” is imperative, even if the goal itself ultimately may be a nirvana we never can reach.

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Leveraging Sustainability Through Supplier Relationship Management

Employing a sustainable strategy necessitates a thorough assessment of the procurement process and assiduous scrutiny of supplier practices. Easier said than done!

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Why Philips' EcoDesign Play Is Paying Off In More Than One Way

Royal Philips has been focused on greening its product portfolio for quite some time, and embraced a development philosophy called EcoDesign with the broad aim of minimizing the impact of its products on the environment.

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Why Sustainability Requires Leadership Training

For every highly-influential leader who may have the clout to put sustainability on the table, it takes a whole team of skillful champions working together to make sustainability a reality.

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6 Ways Collaboration Can Boost Sustainability

A room filled with 10 companies, each at various stages of maturity in their sustainability programs. They’re in the same industry but are different sizes, from different markets, with different brand images and perspectives. BSR Vice President Laura Gitman’s role is to facilitate discussion and gain consensus on a collaborative approach — despite all the differences.

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Sustainable Products ‘Disconnect’ Between CEOs, Consumers

Although CEOs see engagement with consumers as the most important single factor motivating them to accelerate progress on sustainability, they are often out of step with what motivates consumers to buy sustainable products and services.

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