Antonio Pasolini

Antonio Pasolini
Corporate Social Responsibility writer for Justmeans, Antonio Pasolini is a journalist currently based in Berlin who writes about clean energy, green living and sustainability. He also works as a translator (Portuguese-English) and promotes animal rights and veganism in his spare time. He is the proud guardian of a dog called Dylan, who was rescued from a public shelter in Spain. Pasolini recently launched a book of short stories in Portuguese called Ponto de Fuga.

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5 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Private equity firm Pegasus Capital Advisor has ann​​ounced ​it has hired former United States EPA Chief​,​ Gina McCarthy​,​ who will serve as an Operating Advisor to the company.​ ​McCarthy has a long track record of public service in the environmental and public health arenas that goes back 30 years and has helped advance clean energy, p​​ublic transportation and public health goals in the United States.

During her stint at EPA between 2013 and 2017, ​McCarthy​​ finalized the Clean...

5 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Chemistry is at the core of innovation and sustainability, and there are many bright minds out there that need support to put their ideas into practice. In order to make that happen, AkzoNobel Speciality Chemicals, a global painting and coatings company, launched the Imagine Chemistry challenge to promote sustainable chemistry. Considering the number of applications, there is plenty of evidence that interest in making chemistry greener runs high.

The company has just announced the three overall winners of the...

5 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Israel is at the forefront of several technological innovations, ​most famously ​desalination​ techniques​. But in recent years, the country has become known for its strong vegan trend and innovation in ​lab​ meat, the so-called​ ​'clean meat'.

Recently, the country played host to the clean meat conference, which featured several leading lights of this cutting edge (no pun intended) industry, including Dr. Yaron Bogin, CEO of the Modern Agriculture Foundation, who ​says​ Israel​ is ​​at the center of what he calls 'global food...

5 months 2 weeks 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...

5 months 2 weeks 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...

5 months 2 weeks 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...

5 months 3 weeks 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...

5 months 4 weeks 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...

5 months 4 weeks 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...

6 months 8 hours 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...