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

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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