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Posted on July 23, 2017 by CambiumCategories: NewsTags: , , , ,

The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is supporting projects in the range of £2 – 8 million over four years. Jo Johnson, UK Minister for Universities and Science, said, “At a time when the pace of scientific discovery and innovation is quickening, we are placing science and research at the heart of our Industrial Strategy…

Posted on July 22, 2017 by CambiumCategories: NewsTags: , ,

A growing shift in consumer preferences has begun turning conventional thinking and operating models on their head. Now, the linear economy – the long-standing model in which companies merely take and make, with waste going in landfills or oceans – has started giving way to the circular economy.
Under this approach, companies keep resources in…

Posted on July 21, 2017 by CambiumCategories: NewsTags: , , , , , ,

A new study, led by Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) scientists, calls for ecological measures to ensure sufficient and nutritious food supplies for a growing global population despite the challenges of climate change and land degradation.

Posted on July 21, 2017 by CambiumCategories: NewsTags: , ,

It’s hard to open a newspaper these days without encountering an article on the arrival of artificial intelligence. AI is already having an impact on corporate sustainability activity. Companies already are making use of AI to achieve step changes in, for example, efficiency and emissions reductions, and to innovate new products and services. These AI…