Sustainability and growing for the future

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Ideas about sustainability and commercial flower production extend well beyond the type of cover used in greenhouse construction. Dr David Bek, Reader in Sustainable economies at Coventry University UK and co-lead on the Centre for Business in Society Sustainable Cut Flowers Project, has spent over a decade researching the cut-flower industry supply chains and asking the question "what does a sustainable flower look like?

Period1 Feb 2021

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleSustainability and growing the future
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletFlowers Magazine
    Media typePrint
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date1/02/21
    DescriptionIdeas about sustainability and commercial flower production extend well beyond the type of cover used in greenhouse construction. Dr David Bek, Reader in Sustainable economies at Coventry University UK and co-lead on the Centre for Business in Society Sustainable Cut Flowers Project, has spent over a decade researching the cut-flower industry supply chains and asking the 9uestion "what does a sustainable flower look like?
    Producer/AuthorRita Feldmann
    URLsustainableflowers.coventry.domains/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/FLOWERS-MAGAZINE-ISSUE-80-FEB-MAR-2021-1.pdf
    PersonsDavid Bek

Keywords

  • cut-flowers
  • Sustainability
  • carbon footprint
  • certifications