Antonio Pasolini

Antonio Pasolini
apasolini@gmail.com
Corporate Social Responsibility writer for Justmeans, Antonio Pasolini is a journalist based in Brazil who writes about alternative energy, green living and sustainability. He also works as a translator (Portuguese-English) and promotes veganism and animal rights in Brazil. Pasolini recently launched a book of short stories in Portuguese called Ponto de Fuga.

Posts by This Writer

3 weeks 11 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - ​​Nap​​apijri, the ​Italian​ clothing company identified by the ​Norwegian​ flag, has announced that its FW17 collection Superlight Parka is 100​ percent​ down​-​ and fur​-​free. The announcement is likely to be welcomed by animal welfare groups,​ who campaign arduously to ban these products from the garment industries.​

The company said the Parka is ​part of its Make It Better mission that favors innovation to improve customer's lives and embrace principles of sustainability.

​The project goes back to 2012 when Napapijri...


3 weeks 12 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) -​ After its debut at PINK17 in Las Vegas,​ IT giant Axios Systems is bringing its charity campaign 'Axios Gives Back' to the leading UK event for IT professionals, SITS17, which takes place on June 7th and 8th​ in London.​

Axios Gives Back will donate funds to a charity chosen by attendees over the course of the two​-​day event ​at the​ Olympia ​in West​ London. ​Among the ​charities ​that can be voted for are Red Cross, UNICEF, Save the Children and Maggie’s Cancer Centres.

​In order to take part, visitors to the show...


3 weeks 12 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - ​ One of Spain's top seafood companies has struck a deal with the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP), an initiative designed to promote sustainable fishing across the world's oceans. With the new partnership, Jealsa Rianxeira, based in the Galicia region of Spain since 1958, further consolidates its commitment to advancing sustainable practices within this industry.

As a key player in Spain's seafood market, Jealsa's participation ​can have an...


3 weeks 6 days ago

(​3BL Media/​Justmeans) - ​Our use of computers is a massive source of emissions due to the energy demands of keeping servers running. According to estimates, by 2020 100 billion connected devices will generate more demand that it is currently possible to deliver in terms of computing and data storage, a situation that is insustainable and needs to be dealt with. Now.

​In order to meet those challenges,​ IT giant Hewlett Packard Enterprise has announced a breakthrough supply chain management program based on climate science, a recent innovation in corporate...


1 month 2 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - German automaker Daimler is keenly aware that the future of driving is electric. In order to pave the way for this new era of sustainable transport, the company is investing in battery technology and​ has a pipeline of new battery electric vehicles to prepare for a new era of ​clean driving.​

Perhaps one of the most indicative news about the company's ambitions is the partnership Daimler has started with Vivint Solar in Utah, one of the largest residential solar companies in the U.S. According to...


1 month 3 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Since 2006, when the UN released its Livestock's Long Shadow report, the world has become aware of the impact that ​animal agriculture​​​ has on ​the planet's ​climate a​nd the environment in general​. The report estimated that livestock accounted for 18 percent of all emissions, the highest share for any sector.​ At current rates of livestock occupation and meat consumption, we would need three earths to meet demand.​

Since then, an increasing number of people have switched to plant-based diets (vegan), and...


1 month 4 days ago

Where there is a wheel, there is a way...

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - The natural rubber market has in automakers its biggest customers as 75 percent of this raw material is used to manufacture tires. For that reason, automakers have the power to help ensure the supply chain is sustainable and socially responsible.

There has been progress on several fronts through the work of tire suppliers, the International Rubber Study Group and local governments. However, experts say the natural rubber value chain is complex and...


1 month 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - ​Electricity and natural gas company Consumers Energy, which covers the Michigan region, has recently released the 2017 edition of its sustainability report highlighting its achievements in the previous year. ​The company has been making progress in several areas, some of which are listed below.

​Energy efficiency - ​As one would expect from an energy company, energy efficiency ​is one of the key components of the strategy. The report shows how by the end of 2017 Consumers Energy will have installed 1.8 million...


1 month 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Solar power is on the increase and is expected to triple over the next five years, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association. But who are the homeowners buying solar? It may be intuitive to point to the wealthier strata of society, which is partially true, but not the whole picture as a new study by PowerScout and GTM research points out.

Painting an accurate picture of the demographics of solar power is limited to zip code...


1 month 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Sport is one of the best ways to help kids grow in a healthy way, through collaborative effort, performance and team work so they can develop interpersonal skills and gain self-confidence. So let's zoom in on a sports project aimed at girls who like playing soccer.

"kick mit" is an initiative of Laureus with support from Sport For Good, which taps the power of sport to tackle social challenges. The "kick mit" project is a girl soccer championship​ ​which has just arrived in the picturesque city of...


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