Last week, the tenth international conference on Life Cycle Management (LCM) took place. Like last year at the Food LCA Conference 2020, corsus was present with its own presentations.
On the bike and off into nature! This year, for the annual company excursion the corsus employees went by bike to the Elbe island Krautsand.
The Naturally Hamburg! large-scale nature conservation project is something special. It is the first large-scale nature conservation project in a major city in Germany.
Nynke Hack introduces herself: Four questions for Nynke Hack, who joined corsus as a consultant in May 2021.
Dr. Ulrike Eberle from corsus acted as expert advisor to the Bürger:innenrat Klima on the topic of food systems. The results are now online.
Since the beginning of June 2021, corsus has been an active member of the Hamburg Environmental Partnership.
Dr. Ulrike Eberle from corsus explains in an interview what is important in the transformation to environmentally conscious online retail.
The Aid by Trade Foundation, standard setter of the „Cotton made in Africa (CmiA)” sustainability standard, regularly has the impact of the standard reviewed. The aim of the standard is to “help small farmers in Africa to help themselves by trading instead of donating, to improve their living and working conditions and to protect our environment”.
The environmental impact of African cotton is assessed by means of a life cycle assessment in accordance with the international standard for product life cycle assessments (ISO 14040/44). The next life cycle assessment has now been published in 2021. According to ISO 14040/44, comparative LCAs intended for communication with external parties must be critically reviewed. The critical review for this LCA was carried out by a panel, Dr. Ulrike Eberle from corsus was chair of the critical review panel.
In implementing sustainability strategies, more and more municipalities are aligning themselves with the United Nations’ Agenda 2030 with its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In addition, there are already a number of municipalities that have drawn up a common good balance sheet.
corsus accompanies the large-scale nature conservation project “Krautsand” to bring together a wide range of stakeholders and ensure a sustainable success