Hands holding the earthAdvancing sustainability through innovation. While many corporations are now beginning to include sustainability into their corporate goals, the progress toward that end is slow. A new program, the “Cradle to Cradle Certified Products Program” provides companies with a verification tool to deal with five key areas of sustainability: energy, water, material health, material re-utilization, and social fairness. To see how this program works, please 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.