Environment

Our environment is forever changing and we as consumers and business owners have a responsibility to protect our environment. We feature socially conscious businesses that take a real effort in including the the environment in every decision they make. Seeing and knowing how bad the global plastic pollution situation is, we are constantly looking for people, groups and initiatives that are using their skills to minimize plastic pollution on earth.

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In a New Sustainable Partnership REI Now Stocks Eco Footwear Brand Indosole

A new sustainable partnership has been forged for outdoor and environmental enthusiasts. The eco footwear…

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This Inflatable Solar Light has Empowered Millions of People Around the World

It is estimated that three billion people around the world don’t have access to adequate…

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This Social Entrepreneur Empowers Marginalized Women to Fight India’s Plastic Crisis

Upon seeing children in urban slums playing amidst a heap of plastic garbage, social entrepreneur Rohit Nayak…

Fridays For Future: 3 Easy Ways To Save The Planet In Spectacular Fashion

Yesterday we assisted to what I believe has been one of the most beautiful and…

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Can Using Recycled Aluminum and Water to Produce Green Hydrogen be the Future of Clean Energy?

Franc Pierre Etienne recently stated that “2020 – 2030 will be for hydrogen what the…

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6 Getaways Around the World for Eco-Conscious Travelers

As warm weather slowly approaches, it’s time to start planning your spring and summer trips,…

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These Athletes Create Upcycled Slippers for Underprivileged Children in India

As professional athletes, Shriyans Bhandari and Ramesh Dhami ran hundreds of kilometers and used up to three to four…

40 Social Impact Investing Ventures Changing the World Through Finance

New Show – Investing in Impact Podcast: The show interviews impact investors and VC’s from…

A New mixed-use Campus is Being Built in Colorado to Foster Social Innovation

Work on Emerald Workshops, a new mixed-use campus in Frederick, Colorado, is now underway. Designed…

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10 Social Impact Experiences to Explore at Your Next Airbnb

Its very likely over the next year you will be staying in an Airbnb somewhere…

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Uber is Launching a Public Transportation Option For Riders and Cities

Uber has announced that it will be rolling out a new integration with public transit…

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15 Nonprofit Founders Who Will Impact The World in 2019

According to the National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS), more than 1.5 million nonprofit organizations…

How Sustainable Fashion Can Combat Human Trafficking and Forced Labor

Human Trafficking is a huge global problem. By United Nations definition, human trafficking is the…

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Bali Bans Plastic as Indonesia Moves Towards Tackling Marine Pollution

In an unprecedented move last December, Bali Governor Wayan Koster introduced an all-encompassing ban against single-use plastic,…

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The 35 Social Entrepreneurs To Watch For In 2019

This will mark the 6th edition of our Social Entrepreneurs to watch for list. If you…

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Waste to Wear: Meet the Sustainable Brand That Turns Trash Into Hats

Photo credit: Topiku Topiku makes SoCal streetwear-inspired hats from textile offcuts, leather scraps and HDPE plastics typically…

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A Guide to Socially Conscious Wedding Gifts

Featured photo credit: Evan Praditya With our wedding seemingly a distant memory now, I wanted to shine…

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Meet the Moms Reducing Plastic Pollution and Changing Lives in Cambodia

We all know plastic pollution sucks. Seeing and knowing how bad the global plastic pollution…

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From Trash To Treasure: Closing The Loop On Sustainable and Ethical Fashion

Featured photo credit: Indosole Despite the rise of socially responsible businesses and conscious consumers, the fashion…

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Sri Lanka: A Sustainable Travel Guide

The sustainable travel industry has grown enormously. Large enough so that we are now starting…

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Meet the Social Enterprise Changing The Face Of Rural Communities Through Affordable Housing

Living conditions in rural Cambodia can be extremely tough for the 80% of the country’s…

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This Organic Cotton Underwear Startup Helps You Give Back In Comfort

Meet Marc Skid, a premium, eco-friendly, and organic cotton underwear brand with a passion for…

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An Introduction To The Green Filmmaking Ecosystem And Sustainable Film Production

  At Chouette Films, we merge the worlds of academia and/or the third sector with…

Meet GroFast, A Modern Planter Box That Allows Anyone To Grow Nutritious Herbs And Microgreens

  Louis Lim, CEO and founder of Helios Eos based in Singapore, just announced the…

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New Podcast Gives Impact Tips from UN Global Goals Pioneers

Photo by Slava Bowman   Industry Disruption: Field Notes   Want to know what companies are…

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Meet The Socially Conscious Holding Company That’s Creating The Berkshire Hathaway Of Impact Investing

Photo by Alice Donovan Rouse Meet Orthogonal Thinker, the Berkshire Hathaway of socially conscious capitalism. They…

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New Documentary Spotlights A Bad-Ass Jungle Mom And How Mass Tourism Affects Conservation

Photo credit via: Dave Krugman As an organization, we have a strong emphasis on building…

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Summer Memories Inspired This Founder To Start His Social Enterprise Impacting Marine Life

  Cape Clasp was founded in 2013 by creating a bracelet shaped like Cape Cod.…

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Indosole Releases New Technology In Its Quest To Become The Most Responsible Footwear Company In The World

For a decade now Indosole has strived to be the environmental keepers of the future.…

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7 Breweries Impacting the World Through Delicious Beer And Sustainability

As a beer lover I have been amazed at the industry explosion over the past…