Items Tagged with 'West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum'
WMSBF Future Hall of Fame inductees predict how next generation will shape the planet.
Experts in sustainability recently convened at a forum to explore the key issues and opportunities that will arise in the world as the next generation comes of age. Read More
WMSBF reports financials, highlights member efforts relating to climate change, circular economy and equity.
A sustainability nonprofit last week reported a year of progress toward strategic goals and shined a spotlight on three member organizations excelling at the triple bottom line. Read More
Experience GR, city leaders say creating a ‘sustainable events culture’ will draw more convention revenue.
A recent panel of leaders said fostering a safe, accessible and eco-friendly downtown should be top priority if Grand Rapids wants to grow its convention revenue. Read More
Kent County board should be encouraged to find agreement on committing to sustainable business park instead of landfills
In September, the Kent County Board of Commissioners will begin work sessions on the sustainable business park master plan and hopes to attract companies that can convert recovered material into new products — including combined heat and power plants. Read More
Forum launches council to promote food recovery options.
In an effort to promote food recovery among local businesses and reduce food waste in landfills, the West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum will launch a food waste council consisting of stakeholders in the food production industry. Read More