ISB Global Blog

28 Oct 14

Electronics Recycling

Electronics Recycling (WEEE) New Compliance Scheme Charges Online marketplace the Environment Exchange (T2E), which has run a PRN service since 1998, or accountants Mazars look set to take a leading role in the administration of the Electronics Recycling (WEEE) compliance … Continued

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22 Oct 14

Disruptive Innovation Festival

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation Disruptive Innovation Festival The Ellen MacArthur Foundation will stage the first Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF) in 2014, bringing together thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, businesses, makers, learners and doers to catalyse system-level change for a future economy. Over four … Continued

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6 Oct 14

Green Alliance Propose Policy Reforms

Green Alliance Propose Environmental & Resource Policy Reforms The Green Alliance has published three pamphlets that seek to explore environmental challenges from the perspectives of the three main political traditions in the UK. Green Liberalism, Green Social Democracy and Green Conservatism each set … Continued

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29 Sep 14

Bioenergy in Europe

Bioenergy in Europe: A new beginning or the end of the road? Bioenergy faces challenges in Europe, but there is reason to believe it can make a comeback. When the European Commission announced its long-term climate-change strategy in January 2014, it called for … Continued

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22 Sep 14

Circular Economy: RWM 2014 Highlights

RWM 2014 Highlights ‘Change in Culture’ Needed to Boost Circular Economy What’s required to make the Circular Economy Work?  People outside the waste and recycling sector need to better understand the importance of the circular economy in order for it … Continued

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11 Sep 14

The Networked Economy Technology Overview

Networked Economy to Drive Net Worth – Collaborate, Create & Compete Networked enterprises are 50% more likely to have increased sales and be market leaders. “Conversations on the Future of Business” Source: McKinsey As ever, it’s not what you know, but whom … Continued

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10 Sep 14

The Networked Economy is Circular

A Circular, Networked Economy with SAP In 2005 British yachtswoman Ellen MacArthur became the fastest person to circumnavigate the globe alone. For this record-breaking achievement, she gained both international renown and the title of Dame Commander under the British Empire. Click here for … Continued

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