Webinar: A Delicate Balance - The Science, Art, and Business of Sustainable Plastic Packaging Design
Join us as we explore the climate tradeoffs and stakeholder engagement process for optimizing plastic packaging. Experts from WSP and Alter Eco will join OSC2's Lara Dickinson to look at the pros and cons of existing plastic packaging options and related climate mitigation tactics, including source reduction and use of bio-based plastics--and we'll look at the need for scalability as part of new packaging technology to ensure sufficient margins.
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Webinar: OPTIMIZING PACKAGING CLIMATE IMPACTS THROUGH LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT
Knowing how packaging can be modified to meet sustainability goals and improve environmental impacts can be a long road to travel with layers of considerations. Companies and supply chain partners alike must look at multiple questions during this process. This webinar training will help attendees understand specifically how to use an LCA tool through demonstration of the EcoImpact COMPASS LCA tool. Experts from Trayak are able to show a live example of how it works, as well as provide multiple examples of packaging improvements that have been made with its input.
Partner Webinar: Don’t Be in the Dark Public Lands and Climate Change
Join The Wilderness Society as they share ways that companies can support making federal lands part of a climate change solutions. As part of the webinar, we take a closer look at fossil fuel development on federal lands and the associated emissions from this development, and consider the ways in which our federal public lands should be part of the solution to climate change through the reduction of emissions, ensuring we have large protected landscapes, and supporting renewable energy development in the right places, to help us transition to a clean energy economy.
Revving Up: How to Save Big & Reduce Your Transportation Impact
The 2017 Climate Collaborative programming survey showed that transportation is one of the two most challenging commitment area for companies to implement (alongside packaging). Companies have identified connections to partners and solutions providers, as well as case studies, as the most helpful resources in addressing these challenges.
Climate 101 - The Building Blocks of Climate Action for Your Company
Have you been mystified by seeing other companies’ carbon footprints shrink while yours remains the same? Would you like to reduce your company’s climate impacts, but have constrained resources or are not sure where to start?
SFTA’s Climate 101 session is designed to provide attendees with a strong foundational understanding of the nine areas that natural product companies can address to make the most impact on climate change.
Climate Day 2018 Livestream
You can watch the Climate Day 2018 livestream here!
Waste Not, Want Not: Tackling Food Waste in Your Company
Join the Climate Collaborative, Dana Gunders and leading brands and retailers to discuss how businesses are committing to food waste reduction in their supply chains thereby helping reduce climate change impacts while increasing profits.
All Aboard! How to get your Vendors on the Climate Train
Retailers sit at a unique place in the supply chain and have the ability to engage upstream and downstream, with suppliers and consumers—allowing them to exponentially increase the impact of their climate goals through value chain engagement. Join us as we look at how retailers, distributors, and brands can work together to maximize their climate impacts.
A Tale of Three Retailers - Climate Day 2018 Breakout
Retailers face a unique set of challenges when it comes to addressing their primary emissions drivers. In this session, we will explore what the average retailer footprint looks like, and various steps retailers can take to reduce their climate impacts in these areas.