Robots Welcome: How Sweden Protects Workers, Not Jobs

GARPENBERG, Sweden — From a mining control room, carved out of rock half a mile underground, Mika Persson has watched the robots on his monitor steadily advance in skill over the years, replacing more and more human jobs. He doesn’t mind. They replaced his once. A few years prior at the New Boliden mine he […]

Mayors of Global Cities Commit to Clean Construction

London, UK (24 November 2020) – Today, the mayors of Oslo, Los Angeles, Mexico City and Budapest have pledged to halve emissions from all construction activities in their cities by 2030, in collaboration with leading companies and innovative business communities.  Through the targets in C40’s Clean Construction Declaration, mayors pledge to revolutionise the global construction industry and shift […]

IKEA Celebrates Sustainability Inspired Black Friday

This Black Friday, IKEA Canada will put sustainability at the core of its offer, highlighting products, services and solutions that are better for both people and the planet. In lieu of door crasher deals, IKEA will invite Canadians nationwide to sell-back their gently-used IKEA products, offering up to double the sell-back value* via in-store credit […]