SustainabilityFive gigantic things happening in sustainability. In this opinion piece, the author cites a number of major changes happening now that are causing the tide to turn in favor of sustainability practices, mostly driven by consumer preference for environmentally friendly and sustainable products and services. These include consumer pressure on business for preferences in buying sustainable products; a rapid increase in green building design and construction; more energy efficient new home designs, and progress in the clothing and agricultural sectors. For the complete article, as posted on the Eco Seed website, click here.

About the Author: Lauren Boitel

Lauren Boitel is the Executive Director of ImpactNV, a statewide sustainability NGO convener and coalition builder that drives systemic change around economic, environmental, and social sustainability in the Silver State. Lauren has 12 years of experience as a Sustainability Professional in Southern Nevada and teaches Sustainability & Entrepreneurship for the Lee Business School at UNLV.