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Fique por dentro da Lei de Serviços Ambientais em debate no Tocantins

22/03/2017 - Depois do Acre, agora chegou a vez do Tocantins avançar na elaboração de uma lei que regulamente os serviços ambientais. O processo já passou pelas consultas públicas em três cidades diferentes e agora estará disponível no site da Secretaria de Meio Ambiente do estado para mais apreciações. Em conformidade com o Código Florestal, a lei... Read more »

First steps for a more sustainable aviation

21/03/2017 - In order to help air navigation service providers improve their environmental performance, the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO) has recently published a best practices guide on carbon footprinting for the sector. Focusing primarily on managing the carbon footprint of infrastructure such as energy buildings and logistics services, the guide aims to provide these services... Read more »

Bom exemplo: indústria da moda avança em uso do algodão sustentável

12/01/2017 - Você sabia? O Brasil produz cerca de 30% do algodão sustentável que circula no mundo, algo em torno de um milhão de toneladas, sendo o principal fornecedor desse algodão certificado com princípios socioambientais, de acordo com a BetterCottonIniciative (BCI). Para dar ainda mais orgulho, a meta da Associação Brasileira dos Produtores de Algodão é que... Read more »

Prize: ceramics receive recognition for environmental performance and water reuse

13/12/2016 - Cerâmica e Agropecuária Asunção (Ceagra) received, for the fourth consecutive year, the Environmental Performance award from the Federation of Industries of Ceará (FIEC), in addition to be declared winner in the Reuse of Water category. The award was presented at Sesi da Barra do Ceará, on September 2016. The award values ​​and recognizes companies that are... Read more »

New Batch of Premium Carbon Credits Just Out of the Oven

07/12/2016 - The project Gomes de Mattos has just verified 126kt of premium carbon credits from very recent vintages: 2014, 2015 and 2016. This is a top renewable biomass project with robust socio-environmental co-benefits. Below you can check some of the highlights: Provision of Health and Educational Services to the Community: the project carries out periodic events... Read more »

Brazil’s Climate Plan Focuses On Healthy Forests, With Role Of Markets Uncertain

20/10/2015 - Author: Steve Zwick. Original post by Ecosystem Market Place, 29 September 2015 Brazil has already slashed its greenhouse-gas emissions more than the entire European Union has, mostly by clamping down on deforestation. This week, it unveiled its new climate plan, which promises the country’s emissions will be 37 percent lower in 2025 than they were in 2005,... Read more »

Reduce and Offset

29/05/2015 - The Reduce and Offset CO2 Program is a Santander Bank Brazil‘s initiative in partnership with Sustainable Carbon, which promotes green economy and helps people, companies and organizations to […]

TAM Airlines partners up with Sustainable Carbon

29/05/2015 - TAM recently announced a partnership with Sustainable Carbon for offsetting the emissions originating from the company’s flights during the World Cup, a pioneering initiative in Brazil and soon to be […]