Leanpath CEO Andrew Shakman has been recognized in the inaugural Waste Fit Champion Awards. Award sponsors Rubicon Global, Sustainable Brands, Wharton Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership and Goodr teamed up to recognize zero waste warriors who are driving change in their business or city to reduce waste and expense.
In a highly visible gathering at the USDA in Washington D.C. the U.S. government increased its focus on the food waste challenge, launching its “Winning on Reducing Food Waste Initiative” – headlined by the signing of a formal agreement by the leaders of the Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
At LeanPath, we’re excited that World Food Day, October 16th, has once again arrived. Given the need to sustainably feed 9.6 billion citizens by 2050, and the many challenges in the global food system that we currently face, it is indeed an important event on the calendar – and it means a lot to us.
Pictured: EMIES Award Winners. Michael Robb, LeanPath Business Development Manager, Second from left
The San Diego Food System Alliance has recognized LeanPath with its Distinguished Program "EMIES" Award.
The world received a major wake-up call this week with the release of the Global Warming of 1.5°CReport from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which reports that severe impacts of global warming will happen much sooner than ever imagined.