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Maximum Life: Getting the most out of the products we use

Lisa Jackson discusses Apple’s recycling and renewable energy initiatives

September’s Apple event saw the usual array of new products and software updates, but it wasn’t all business as usual. The world’s largest consumer goods company announced it wants its products to have a longer working life. That means it wants you to upgrade your phone less often.

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Change Everything, Except the Goal

Kim Elena Ionescu moderates a panel on progress – and yes, lack of – towards sustainability in the coffee industry. Get a overview of the progress to date, and a sense of the challenges that remain.

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Wasting Less, But We’re Still Left Wanting More From The Proposed Latte Levy

Many consumers believe takeout coffee cups to be readily recycled. In fact, only 0.25% currently are.

How the Latte Levy, combined with other legislative changes, can tackle takeout coffee cup waste. A summary for the specialty coffee community and a response to the Environmental Audit Committee’s report, ‘Disposable Packaging: Coffee Cups’.

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