Perturbateurs endocriniens : les ONG identifient 22 perturbateurs hormonaux à réglementer d'urgence Les perturbateurs endocriniens (PE), des produits chimiques qui interfèrent avec le système hormonal, sont de plus en plus associés à tout un ensemble d’impacts sanitaires dont certains cancers, le diabète, les troubles comportementaux ou du déficit de l’attention, ainsi que les atteintes à la fertilité. Les 27 Etats-membres de l’UE se sont accordés dans le cadre de la procédure d’autorisation de Reach  à limiter strictement les usages des substances extrêmement préoccupantes (ou SVHC) . Néanmoins, ce processus est lent et, à ce jour, seulement 46 substances ont été identifiées comme SVHC et versées à la "liste candidate" de Reach, et aucune d’entre elles sur la base des seules propriétés de perturbation endocrinienne. L’intérêt de la liste SIN. Sur la liste SIN (Substitution Immédiate Nécessaire), figurent des substances chimiques toutes identifiées comme SVHC selon les critères de Reach. Et en France ? Les 22 Perturbateurs Endocriniens versés à la liste SIN 2.0
Postcards connecting the world Sustainable Innovation Research | The Centre for Sustainable Design The Centre for Sustainable Design (CfSD) offers consultancy services based on its core competence and has undertaken projects for both private and public sector clients. Considerable expertise has been built in eco-design in the electronics sector, especially in South-East Asia. CfSD has completed research in areas related to sustainable consumption and production (SCP), ‘producer responsibility’, product policy, eco-innovation, eco-design, design for remanufacturing, eco(packaging) design, marketing, procurement, supply chain management, product-servicesystems (PSS) and new business models. CfSD has also led overseas missions to Japan, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan to explore the ‘state of the art’ in sustainable innovation and product sustainability. Research studies undertaken by The Centre for Sustainable Design include: Eco-design for the Construction Industry Martin Charter, Scott Keiller and Vic Clements, October 2013 Download report Download report Download report Download report
Slow Movement The Slow Movement advocates a cultural shift toward slowing down life's pace. It began with Carlo Petrini's protest against the opening of a McDonald's restaurant in Piazza di Spagna, Rome in 1986 that sparked the creation of the Slow Food organization. Over time, this developed into a subculture in other areas, such as Cittaslow (Slow Cities), Slow living, Slow Travel, and Slow Design. Geir Berthelsen and his creation of The World Institute of Slowness presented a vision in 1999 for an entire "Slow Planet" and a need to teach the world the way of Slow. "It is a cultural revolution against the notion that faster is always better. Professor Guttorm Fløistad summarizes the philosophy, stating: "The only thing for certain is that everything changes. The Slow Movement is not organized and controlled by a single organization. Cittaslow The goal of the Cittaslow movement is to resist the homogenization and globalization of towns and cities. Slow ageing Main article: Slow ageing
Sustainable Sources The Zeitgeist Movement Official Blog The Zeitgeist Movement Global Site TZM - Orientation Download Here The Zeitgeist Movement Defined (Full PDF Book) Who profits? Financial Data to see financial transparency info. About: The Zeitgeist Movement Defined is the official, representative text of the global, non-profit sustainability advocacy organization known as The Zeitgeist Movement (TZM). This tediously sourced and highly detailed work argues for a large-scale change in human culture, specifically in the context of economic practice. However, in the early 21st century, these problems have risen prominently, taking the consequential form of increasing social destabilization and ongoing environmental collapse. While largely misunderstood as being "utopian" or fantasy, this text walks through, step by step, the train of thought and technical industrial reordering needed to update our global society (and its values) to enable these profound new possibilities. If you find a Typo, please email email@example.com (1) Preface Document Structure The Organism of Knowledge About
TZM Frequently Asked Questions (1) What is The Zeitgeist Movement? The Zeitgeist Movement is an explicitly non-violent, global sustainability advocacy group currently working in over 1000 Regional Chapters across 70 countries. The basic structure of The Movement consists of Chapters, Teams, Projects & Events. Overall, the Chapters are essentially what define the Movement and each Chapter works to not only spread awareness about the roots of our social problems today but also to express the logical, scientific solutions and methods we have at our disposal to update and correct the current social system and create a truly responsible, sustainable, peaceful, global society. It is the assumption of The Movement that the educational/activist pressure generated, coupled with what is currently a failing social system, will inhibit and override the established political, commercial and nationalist institutions outright, exposing and resolving the flaws inherent. General Observations: Cyclical Consumption Infinite Growth "Teams"