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How to Manage Your Company’s Scope 1, 2, and 3 Emissions Effectively

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As a company that specializes in building software for managing waste efficiently and sustainably, we’ve developed a keen understanding of the environmental impact of businesses. And while it’s widely recognized that businesses have a role to play in environmental sustainability, understanding the specifics of this role can be a challenge. That’s why we’re here to help...

Melissa Puchalla, Our VP Of Sustainability, Enlightens On New Green Perspective Podcast

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The world of waste management is complex and often misunderstood. But with the right tools and knowledge, it can become a crucial component of a sustainable future. This is the perspective shared by Melissa Puchalla, VP of Sustainability Solutions at Wastebits, in a recent podcast episode titled “Waste Disposal Demystified.” Hosted by Dunja Jovanovic and published on May 24, 2023, the...

Digital Transformation with Wastebits: Revolutionizing Waste Management

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The digital age evolves and seeps into almost every nook and cranny of our daily lives. The term “digital transformation” has been thrown around a lot, and it’s not just another buzzword – it represents a profound shift in how businesses operate and deliver value to customers. It’s more than just swapping out old IT systems; it involves completely reimagining...

UK Investors Shunning Start-Ups Without Sustainable Systems

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A new study has found that UK investors are shunning start-ups that lack systems to support sustainable growth. The study, commissioned by online retail giant Amazon, found that investors are concerned about issues such as supply chain and waste management responsibilities, as well as with early-stage ventures lacking the right technology and knowledge to act sustainably. The study’s...

Achieving Zero-Waste Goals: Strategies for Large Corporations

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The concept of zero waste has gained significant traction in recent years as a response to the growing global waste crisis. With landfills reaching capacity and the environmental impact of waste becoming more apparent, large corporations are seeking ways to minimize waste generation and promote sustainability. Achieving zero waste is a challenge but an essential step towards a more sustainable...

Sustainable Small Business: How Water Quality Pledges Can Make a Difference

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Amidst the global race towards a greener future, sustainability has become a buzzword for businesses of all sizes. Small businesses, in particular, have a unique opportunity to make a difference in their local communities by taking steps to reduce their environmental impact. One area where small businesses can significantly impact is water quality. By pledging to improve water quality, small...

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB): A Comprehensive Overview

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The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) has emerged as a critical player in the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) landscape, providing industry-specific standards to help companies disclose material sustainability information to investors. As more companies prioritize ESG goals, understanding the SASB framework’s history and function is crucial for investors and...

Staying Informed: Waste Management News Sources for Professionals

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The waste management industry continuously evolves, with new regulations, technologies, and best practices emerging regularly. As a waste management professional, staying up-to-date on industry regulations and compliance requirements is crucial to ensure your company operates responsibly and avoids potential penalties. This comprehensive guide will explore various ways waste management...

Covid-19 Wastewater Surveillance: Hidden Outbreak Signals

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The Covid-19 pandemic has necessitated the development of novel approaches to track, monitor, and mitigate the spread of the virus. One such method that has garnered significant attention is the analysis of Covid-19 virus levels in wastewater. This technique involves monitoring SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for Covid-19, in wastewater systems to help track and predict potential outbreaks...

PFAS 101: Everything You Need to Know About Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’

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The following is a definitive guide to PFAS chemicals, starting with their history, what has made them so beneficial to manufacturing, their impact on the environment, and why we must find alternatives. We also go in-depth on the methods available to remove them from soil and water, as well as regulations that are being made this very moment to control their use and limit their negative impacts...

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