Tag: Sustainability

  • The Role of Lifecycle Assessment in Achieving a Climate-Neutral Circular Economy

    The Role of Lifecycle Assessment in Achieving a Climate-Neutral Circular Economy

    The concept of a circular economy is gaining traction as the world grapples with the challenges of climate change and resource depletion. Central to this approach is the Lifecycle Assessment (LCA), a comprehensive method for evaluating the environmental impacts of a product throughout its entire lifecycle. From raw material extraction, manufacturing, and usage, to disposal…

  • Quantifying the Environmental Impact of the Internet: The Sustainable Web Design Model

    Quantifying the Environmental Impact of the Internet: The Sustainable Web Design Model

    This article delves into the importance of measuring the environmental impact of the Internet, focusing on the calculation model proposed by Sustainable Web Design. We will examine the credibility of the Green Software Foundation behind this model and discuss why it represents a reliable method for calculating CO2 emissions associated with web page visits.

  • The Importance of Measuring Value Chain Emissions for Small Businesses

    The Importance of Measuring Value Chain Emissions for Small Businesses

    In today’s environmentally conscious landscape, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) face a crucial task: measuring and managing their value chain emissions, particularly Scope 3 emissions. This article delves into the importance of this process, outlining the significant impact these emissions have on a company’s overall carbon footprint. We discuss the challenges SMEs face in measuring…

  • Reducing Your Digital Usage

    Reducing Your Digital Usage

    Technology is something we use every day, but we tend to underestimate our impact from our daily use of technology. Everytime we search up a site or send a text, we are creating an impact. To put this into perspective, digital technologies are responsible for 4% of greenhouse gas emissions, and this energy consumption is…