Circular Materials Conference #CircMatConf

A cool conference hosted by Nordic Publishing and Chalmers Competence Center Recycling right at Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden. The big takeaway in short: COMMUNICATION! Now it’s time to turn attention to really looking into… Continue reading

Red meat tax: Pricing nature?

Danish Council of Ethics proposed to put a climate tax on red meat, aiming to both promote better public health and to reduce carbon emissions from animal farming. This proposal has triggered some controversies. Some argued… Continue reading

Other stories about #Bilbao2016

A few interesting personal things that happened during my experience of attending the Sustainable Cities conference in Bilbao. Academic notes on the conference see: 8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns (上)… Continue reading

8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns (下)

“If we can get experts out of their silos and to understand the broad scope of what needs to be done, we can create cities that are multi-functional areas with the capacity to… Continue reading

What makes a place home?

Just had a brief thought about this as I was landing in Schiphol and getting a feeling like I was visiting home. What makes the Netherlands feel like home to me? I have… Continue reading

Sustainable Conference Hosting

I do my best to go to many sustainability conferences (when the student registration price and travel expenses are acceptable) in search of inspiration and connection to the latest real life practices. Of course I… Continue reading

8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns (上)

The hope to better organize, to reflect upon and to share what I have learn from these events was one of the things that drove me to start this website in the first… Continue reading

“Fixed vs. Growth”

Read this super cool article Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives the other day, and shared it with some friends who told me that they also found themselves… Continue reading

Storytelling for corporate sustainability

I recently explored a bit more into the corporate side of sustainability and was generally happy about the information I have come across so far. It seems that CSR is gaining momentum with… Continue reading

Practical ideas on reducing food waste

I always thought that I am pretty good at reducing waste but still watching this made me reflect. It is most shocking to hear produce sellers explain how the less-perfect looking ones and… Continue reading