Tagged: sustainability

From pledges to action

From pledges to action

The Bookseller‘s recent Climate Issue (October 15th) successfully addressed the intertwined problem of commercial and environmental sustainability from a range of perspectives. This is vital... Read more

No more pulp

No more pulp

With sustainability and green practices now top of the agenda for many companies, here at the Children’s Book Project (CBP) we are asking you as publishers to... Read more

The burning question

The burning question

The climate emergency isn’t a terrifying future trajectory to be found in manifestos from tech magnates or the pages of cli-fi novels. It’s right here,... Read more

Small minds: why a growth mindset is anathema to solving the climate crisis

Small minds: why a growth mindset is anathema to solving the climate crisis

The time for a business-as-usual approach to the climate has long since passed, argues author, academic and activist Timothy Morton, and urgent steps need to... Read more

PRH releases inaugural sustainability report and unveils solar panel programme

Penguin Random House has published its first ever Sustainability Impact Report showcasing its attempts to fight climate change, backed by more than 1,000 newly installed... Read more

Publishing industry 'needs to collaborate' to improve sustainability

The publishing industry needs to collaborate in order to improve its sustainability because the size of the challenge is “so enormous”, FutureBook audiences were told on... Read more

Small supply chain changes can green up the industry, key players say

Key high street retailers, printing companies and publishers are enacting changes in their supply chains to reduce their carbon footprint, delegates at the The Bookseller's FutureBook conference... Read more

Nakate's debut featured in 'standout' marketing campaign

Author and climate activist Vanessa Nakate has been featured in a “standout” campaign ahead of publication of her debut A Bigger Picture (One Boat). ... Read more

Closing the loop

Closing the loop

In order to make a substantial lasting change to the sustainability of the trade, we must create a circular economy focused on book reuse and... Read more

Emission invisible

Emission invisible

Received wisdom may suggest that digital books are a lower-emission option than print, but the truth is far more complex—and must be scrutinised... Read more

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