Tag: Environment

Climate Faze 2 Conference

Make an active choise, choose freight on your terms.

If you control the freight, you can decide how to move the goods. Either you choose the time, capacity or sustainability. You need to agree on means of transportation with the other party involved in the agreement of sale. Make sure you don´t get submerged halfway through the process. The Incoterms or International Commercial Terms…
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What is sustainable logistics?

According to aviation analysts Ascend, the total number of aircraft currently in service is approximately 23,600 – that includes passenger and cargo aircraft. A Chinese e-commerce giant says its 100 billion yuan (US$15.58 billion) investment aims to drive down logistics costs and bolster capacity from its current 100 million packages a day. Alibaba’s “Singles day…
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Some will always have Paris….

…others will not because their president said that the environment isn´t that important. While some work to better the world, despite different historical events we see how acting for the good of the world is reduced on the priority list of others. We must stand united in the battle for our mutual world. We can´t…
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MARPOL – reduce pollution & increase wildlife.

Currently, there are about 60 000 container carriers circumnavigating the globe. They all run on bunker oil. One of these carriers produces the same amount of emissions; sulpher and other particles equivalent to 50 million cars. 20 vessels produce the same amount of emissions as all cars combined on the face of the Earth. Is…
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INSULATION – a multilayer question about using the right stuff.

What is the “right” stuff?Why do we need insulation? Where do we need it? What is it made of? How much do we need? Will the material change? What are sustainable building components? When insulating your home, you can choose from many types of insulation. To choose the best type of insulation, you should first determine…
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– Climate change and an unjust society made me a refugee, Kristina says.

Kristina från Duvemåla(“Kristina from Duvemåla”) is a Swedish musical written by former ABBA members Bjoern Ulvaeus (lyrics) and Benny Andersson(music). It’s based on a series of four novels by Swedish author Vilhelm Moberg detailing a family’s poverty-driven migration from Sweden to America in the mid-19th century: The Emigrants, Unto a good land, The Settlers, The…
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We´ll find a way….

They say our future is melting… Surely they must be mistaken? Music / Lyrics credits: Southside Café Click for full YouTube video

Stop living in a box!

We have always pursued the hunt for a better cave to live in. A home is the starting point for adult life in our modern world. Unfortunately, housing isn´t cheap and the impact on Mother Nature is often severe. Also considering the number of people standing homeless today, there is a strong need for sustainable…
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55°36’21.13″N, 13°0’2.63″E.

More than just a place to occupy. Someone once said: What you think, you become. An urban edition: What you cultivate in life, you will harvest. Food or progress…. The greenhouse is one of Sweden’s most sustainable building projects. Situated in the city of Malmoe. It is an accommodation that makes it easy to do…
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Salty business..

Flag of convenience (FOC) is a business practice whereby a ship’s owners register a merchant ship in a ship register of a country other than that of the ship’s owners, and the ship flies the civil ensign of that country, called the flag state. The term is often used pejoratively, and the practice is regarded…
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