Textile Fiber Guide: Revealing the climate impact of your clothes

What are you wearing today? And no, we don’t mean jeans and a shirt. What fibers are you wearing? It may sound like a strange question, but all cloth materials are made up of fibers. They can be natural or man-made, so-called synthetic fibers. And as you might have guessed, the synthetic ones can be real climate-crooks. But what might surprise you is …

The IPCC report – Key findings

Recently, a lot of attention has been brought to the latest climate change report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). You may think that you need to be a scientist to be able to understand it or that you are not concerned about whatever it says. You also …

What is Race to Zero?

Our beloved planet is getting warmer and CO2 emissions urgently need to be decreased. It’s a race against time but also a race with ourselves, as we need to act now to reduce our carbon emissions. This is the Race to Zero, which we can win together. What is Race …

Anna – Astra Zeneca Deedster at Work

“The feedback from participants was very positive, and we hope that it will lead to long-term changes in mindset and action.”

– Anna, Global Study Manager, Astra Zeneca

Why Sustainable Development Goals Should be Part of Business Plans

In 2015, the United Nations (UN) led a process that resulted in the adoption of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The idea behind the initiative is to tackle climate change, end poverty, and fight inequality before the end of 2030. Additionally, the SDGs cover broad challenges including economic inclusion, …

What is carbon offset?

So what does carbon offset really means? And why has this become such a popular tool when it comes to decreasing greenhouse gas emissions? Let’s look into the concept to get a better understanding of what it means and how it is used.   Carbon offset – the definitionFirst things first. …

Carbon Footprint – What is it ?

You’ve probably heard about CO2 emissions in relation to climate change before…?   Well, there is a reason for bringing that up over and over… Simply put, CO2 (carbondioxid or “carbon”) is the most common greenhouse gas emitted by humans – with devastating effects on our climate. Therefore, we need …

What is the Paris Agreement?

Since the conference of the parties in 2015 which was held in Paris, the term “Paris agreement” has become a global and well-known expression. Let’s take a step back to be able to understand why the Paris agreement, often referred to as the Paris climate accord – L’accord de Paris …

Deedster scales up climate action globally

PRESSRELEASE 24.09.20   Climate enterprise, Deedster, today announced it has selected Sustainalytics, a leading global provider of ESG research, ratings and data, to provide the firm carbon intensity research. Since 2016, Deedster has offered gamified and data-driven technology to encourage businesses and their customers to accelerate the transition towards sustainable living. To enhance its …