The Center For Environmental Leadership In Business
Even the small things make a difference!
The Center for Environmental Leadership in Business provides a new forum for collaboration between the private sector and the environmental community. The Center promotes business practices that reduce industry’s ecological footprint, contribute to conservation, and create value for the companies that adopt them. The result is a net benefit for the global environment and for participating companies.
engaging industry in limiting the build-up of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere by reducing industry’s own emissions and by offsetting emissions through forest conservation, renewable energy and energy efficient projects.
The Center engages those industries that have the greatest impact on critical ecosystems and those with the greatest potential to promote positive change. These include agriculture, fisheries, forestry, energy, mining, travel and leisure, transportation, manufacturing, and financial services.
The Earth is a rich planet and offers us its resources, it is our responsibility to preserve it. Humans are part of the “problem” of the planet: consumption, industry, and pollution are our work and have a great impact on the environment. We lack the precise and necessary information, and we are frequently not aware of what affects our daily activity, in ecological terms, in the deterioration of the planet.
The venture is also full of solutions designed to improve the environment. The Tesla case and Musk’s efforts are relevant events in the area of sustainable business ideas. Helping restore the world is a big task that begins with a small attempt.
Environmental education for children must begin at school. The fate of the planet is in their hands and it is important that from an early age they learn to rationalize resources and do their bit in the fight against climate change. A better, more sustainable, and livable world is at stake in this difficult test.
Caring for the environment in which all living beings, including us, live, is essential to maintain the natural balance of planet Earth. Some cultures know it as Pachamama, others call it Gaia, and many refer to nature as Mother Earth, thus demonstrating the importance of caring for nature in our lives since from it we can obtain the resources we need to survive.
Making your holidays greener is possible thanks to simple tricks: the travel consultants of CartOrange, the largest Italian Network of Travel Consultants, suggest them: “More and more customers are attentive to respecting the environment even when they travel – say the CartOrange travel consultants -. These are small daily gestures which, however, together can make a difference in protecting the environment.
When we talk about water, we are talking about an essential natural resource for our lives since we use it for all kinds of processes daily: drinking, cooking, washing, cleaning, watering, etc. But the uncontrolled use of this resource and bad practices make saving water increasingly urgent. Water has become a precious asset that we have to know how to take care of and, above all, we have to understand how to use it correctly and efficiently.
Hygiene and personal care habits make a key contribution to disease prevention and health improvement.
For this reason, Kimberly-Clark developed a Hygiene and Health Guide for parents that seek to contribute to the awareness and education of those who are directly responsible for teaching -from home- to the little ones.