Results for research on: Water

Marian Chertow / Erb Colloquium

Marian Chertow / Erb Colloquium

Marian Chertow is a professor of industrial environmental management at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Her research and teaching focus on industrial ecology, business/environment issues, waste management, circular economy, and urban industrial...

The Evolution of Coca-Cola’s Water Resource Strategy

The Evolution of Coca-Cola’s Water Resource Strategy

Jeff Seabright, Coca-Cola Connecting the Drops: The Evolution of Coca-Cola's Water Resource Strategy Jeff Seabright was on the Erb Institute's Strategic Advisory Council (SAC) and was the Chief Environmental Officer at the Coca-Cola Company, where he is responsible...

Monica Ellis – “Tackling our Global Water Challenge”

Monica Ellis – “Tackling our Global Water Challenge”

Tackling Our Global Water Challenge Monica Ellis is the Chief Executive Officer of the Global Environment & Technology Foundation (GETF), a leading not-for-profit foundation that advances sustainability through public-private partnerships. Event Details | More...

The Future of Water

The Future of Water

Water scarcity is an issue that is rapidly increasing and will continue to have harmful impacts on our environment. Our planet has a plentiful supply of water however 97.5% is saltwater. This leaves 2.5% as fresh water and 2/3 of that is currently locked in polar ice...

Siri Kore

Siri Kore

Siri is passionate about combating the effects of climate change, reducing industrial emissions, and creating conversations spaces to discuss sustainability. Prior to Erb she spent 4 years working with BASF, a multi-national chemical manufacturing company, in a...

Kyle Kasten

Kyle Kasten

Kyle comes to Erb after working for 5 years in pollinator conservation and research. During this time he saw the influence that the private sector could make on a number of issues related to conservation. At Erb, he is focusing his studies on food and agriculture, and...

Nathan Lohrmann

Nathan Lohrmann

A member of the Erb Institute and Ross Social Venture Fund, Nathan's focus is fighting climate change by finding and scaling sustainable solutions in food and agriculture. Prior to Michigan, Nathan built his food system knowledge and network through roles in...

The Detroit water crisis and unexpected coalitions

The Detroit water crisis and unexpected coalitions

The Detroit water crisis and unexpected coalitionsSince 2014, the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department has shut off the water to 141,000 households whose bills were past due. Last year, more than 23,000 households reportedly had their water shut off. When the...

Kimberly Ludas

Kimberly Ludas

Kim is originally from Los Angeles, CA and worked in celebrity and influencer brand partnerships and a non-profit hospital foundation before coming to the University of Michigan. She is interested in energy and sustainability finance, and helping the next new big...

Bianca Dragone

Bianca Dragone

Bianca is passionate about using business to drive positive social and environmental change. At the University of Michigan she is studying the intersection of food, water, and energy and how these systems will be impacted by climate change. Prior to the Erb Institute,...