TÜSİAD’dan Ekonomi için Yeni İklim Rejimi Raporu!

TÜSİAD’ın ‘Ekonomik Göstergeler Merceğinden Yeni İklim Rejimi Raporu’nda, yeni iklim rejiminin Türkiye ekonomisi ve ticaretine olası etkileri ele alınıyor. TÜSİAD’ın ‘Ekonomik Göstergeler Merceğinden Yeni İklim Rejimi Raporu’nda, Paris Anlaşması ve Avrupa Yeşil Mutabakatı ile şekillenen yeni iklim rejiminin Türkiye ekonomisi ve ticaretine olası etkileri ele alınıyor. TÜSİAD’ın “Ekonomik Göstergeler Merceğinden Yeni İklim Rejimi Raporu” tanıtım…

CDP: Fashion Companies Slow to Recognize Water Pollution Risks

CDP published a new report today analyzing water data from 62 companies involved in the fashion, apparel, footwear, and home textiles industry. Only seven companies demonstrated awareness of water pollution across their entire value chains. “Interwoven Risks, Untapped Opportunities” pulled data from brands, manufacturers, and retailers in the industry that disclosed through CDP’s 2019 water…

How the climate crisis will crash the economy

The chickens are coming home to roost. Even before the western United States became a regional inferno, even before the Midwest U.S. became a summertime flood zone, even before an annual hurricane season so bad that the government is running out of names to attach to them, even before Colorado saw a 100 degrees Fahrenheit…

Avrupa Komisyonu Başkanı 2030 için %55’lik Emisyon Azaltım Planını Duyurdu: “Başarabiliriz!”

Avrupa Komisyonu Başkanı Ursula von der Leyen, yüzyılın ortasına kadar “iklim nötr” olmayı amaçlayan Avrupa Yeşil Düzeni programının bir parçası olarak 2030 yılına kadar seragazı emisyonlarında % 55’lik bir azaltımı hedefleyen planlarını açıkladı. Avrupa Komisyonu Başkanı Ursula von der Leyen 2030’a kadar emisyonların %55 azaltılmasına ilişkin planı duyururken yaptığı açıklamada “Bizim için 2030 hedefi iddialı,…

Unpacking Packaging: The Nuances of Material Health

İzlemek için: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Y0eJBKfuns&feature=emb_title How can businesses balance material health, regulatory compliance and public perception when selecting packaging materials? The health and safety implications of materials used in packaging has become a growing concern for consumers, brands and retailers. This discussion unpacks some key questions and nuances in material health, addressing regulatory compliance, evolving public perceptions…

Google Becomes First Major Company to Claim a Carbon Footprint of Zero

Google is claiming its carbon footprint is now zero. The tech giant says it was able to achieve this by investing in “high-quality” carbon offsets. Here’s how Google says it is helping build a carbon-free future for everyone: Eliminating its entire carbon legacy, effective today. Becoming the first major company to make a commitment to…

New Report Shows it’s Possible to Have a Carbon-Free Economy by Around Mid-Century

A coalition of 45 leaders from global energy producers, energy-intensive industries, financial institutions, and environmental advocates argues in a new report that the world can achieve net zero greenhouse gas emissions by mid-century. It also lays out steps needed in the next decade to achieve that objective. In the report, “Making Mission Possible — Delivering A Net-Zero Economy,” the Energy…

Science Based Targets Initiative Developing Global Standard for Corporate Net-Zero Targets

SBTi has released a new paper that lays the foundations for establishing credible, science-based net-zero targets for the corporate sector. Today, the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) launches a process to develop the first science-based global standard for corporate net-zero target-setting, to ensure that companies’ targets translate into action that is consistent with achieving a net-zero world…

Nestlé Invests Millions in New Sustainable Packaging Initiatives

Nestlé began ramping up efforts to reach the company’s 2025 sustainable packaging goals. This includes investing millions of dollars in a fund that supports the transition from virgin plastics to food-grade recycled plastics in the US. By 2025, Nestlé aims to make all of their packaging recyclable or reusable, and to reduce its use of…

“YEKDEM Katkısı Karbon Vergisine Karşın Karbon Sertifikalarına Dönüştürülmeli”

İSO Yönetim Kurulu Başkanı Erdal Bahçıvan, YEKDEM katkılarının, “karbon sertifikasına” dönüştürülmesinin, karbon kredileri veya vergisine karşı yapılan emisyon azaltımının bir kanıtı olarak sanayicilere ve ihracatçılara çok önemli desteği olacağını söyledi. İstanbul Sanayi Odası (İSO), Meslek Komiteleri ve Enerji ve Tabi Kaynaklar Bakanlığı tarafından video konferans yöntemi ile istişare toplantısı düzenledi. İSO tarafından yapılan açıklamaya göre…