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Gaia is a consultancy for Sustainable Business. We help our clients become more competitive with responsible business that respects the environment. Sustainable business means efficiency, reduced risks and new opportunities. It is all about producing more from less.

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SUSTAINABILITY JOURNEY

The journey to sustainable business consists of several steps. Gaia can help companies make the whole journey from beginning to end or take its clients through their chosen steps.

Interest

The Sustainability Journey starts from interest. What’s in it for you?

Awareness

Which facts matter and what are the alternative scenarios? Awareness gives you direction and confidence.

Plan

What are the steps to sustainable business?

Motivation

Who’s on board? Alone you get started quickly; together you go far.

Impact

Did you make it? At Gaia, we strive for measurable impacts on both business and the environment.

Advocacy

Can your actions inspire others? Once you’re there, you have a story to tell.

Action

Let’s capitalize on business and investment opportunities. Let’s implement long-term strategies. Let’s make the right everyday decisions.

NEWS

13.07.2018
Interest towards bioeconomy and biobased materials has recently increased enormously due to the global discussion concerning problems caused by the use of plastics. A recent study by Business Finland and Gaia Consulting analysed the value chain and possible innovation development pathways of cellulose-based bioproducts and biocomposites replacing plastics. The bioplastic market, especially drop-in-biopolymers, is estimated to reach 3,4 billion euros in 2020.
03.07.2018
A new Business Finland case study conducted by Gaia Consulting reveals that Finnish success stories of biobased textiles rest on strong R&D support. However, the lack of mid-sized technology and solution providers as well as investment decisions for demonstration plants slow down the commercialization and scaling up of production.
16.05.2018
News about the alarming condition of our oceans are almost daily. Toxic substances, overloads of nutrients, overfishing and excessive amounts of plastic waste are taking over our marine environments. The Baltic Sea is no exception.
17.04.2018
Climate change is rapidly transforming Arctic environments, with the rate of warming close to double compared to that of planetary mean projections. Arctic communities and indigenous people overall, are the responsible custodians of some of the most diverse and vulnerable ecosystems on the planet – a skill that is getting increasingly scarce and precious.