Environment

Oceans, an essential but fragile element of life on Earth

Oceans, an essential but fragile element of life on Earth 512 288 Trendsformative

If it’s a well-known fact that water was essential for the emergence of life on Earth, there is…

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Green chemistry, our hopes for a cleaner and more efficient world

Green chemistry, our hopes for a cleaner and more efficient world 1024 575 Trendsformative

Chemistry is omnipresent in our daily lives. Toothpaste, plastics and sun creams are all made using chemical processes.…

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Seaweed: towards a greener future

Seaweed: towards a greener future 1024 574 Trendsformative

“Some algae are a delicacy fit for the most honoured guests, even for the King himself”, wrote Sze…

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Consum’actor: when consumers change the rules of the game

Consum’actor: when consumers change the rules of the game 1024 450 Trendsformative

Consum’actor? The word may look a bit vague, but it reflects a profound change – expressing the desire…

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The circular economy, a choice for society and business

The circular economy, a choice for society and business 850 477 Trendsformative

Since the 18th century and the dawn of the industrial age, technical progress has been based on the…

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Ecosystem crisis: Covid-19 at the origin of an (essential) realisation?

Ecosystem crisis: Covid-19 at the origin of an (essential) realisation? 850 477 Trendsformative

SARS, Zika, Ebola…and now Covid-19. While the origin of the new Coronavirus cannot be established with certainty for…

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Time to think about common answers to environmental and social problems

Time to think about common answers to environmental and social problems 1024 574 Trendsformative

Worries about the end of the world, or just making ends meet; an environmental crisis on the one…

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Will Covid-19 serve as a stimulus for the energy transition? The French example.

Will Covid-19 serve as a stimulus for the energy transition? The French example. 1024 574 Trendsformative

An energy transition already well underway Since the LTECV law was passed in 20151, France has embarked on…

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Access to sanitation: a major human and cultural challenge

Access to sanitation: a major human and cultural challenge 1024 574 Trendsformative

Around 4.5 billion people do not have access to safe sanitation. This reality, which is too often overlooked,…

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Hydrogen, a sound choice for the energy transition

Hydrogen, a sound choice for the energy transition 1024 574 Trendsformative

Hydrogen (H2) is the most abundant chemical element in the universe. It is a light, highly reactive gas…

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