Which countries are doing their part to stop Colony Collapse Disorder

August 21, 2015 by  
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Pollinators are the lifeblood of ecosystems everywhere. They help plants reproduce, increase biodiversity, facilitate the dispersal of species into new regions, maintain genetic diversity within plant populations, increase fruit yields, and support flora and fauna at every level of the food chain. But for the past 10 years, bee  keepers have been finding their hives suddenly and inexplicably abandoned. In the years since, the phenomenon often called Colony Collapse Disorder has been reported in Egypt, China, Europe, USA, Japan and the Middle East. This handy map reveals which countries are doing their part to stop the collapse and which have a long way to go. Read the rest of Which countries are doing their part to stop Colony Collapse Disorder

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Survey reveals a surge in corporate sustainability reporting

December 11, 2013 by  
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A large majority of companies now produce sustainability reports, says KPMG, but there's a long way to go.

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Infographic: Maryland’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Bill Sets Goals for a Green Future

September 20, 2013 by  
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Maryland is going green in a big way by launching a series of initiatives to cut its greenhouse gas emissions, reduce waste, and increase recycling rates 85% by 2030. This infographic by Vangel outlines the state’s green policies and shows how small steps can go a long way towards a lighter environmental footprint. Check out the full infographic after the jump! The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Read the rest of Infographic: Maryland’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Bill Sets Goals for a Green Future Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:        

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September 20, 2013 by  
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Maryland is going green in a big way by launching a series of initiatives to cut its greenhouse gas emissions, reduce waste, and increase recycling rates 85% by 2030. This infographic by Vangel outlines the state’s green policies and shows how small steps can go a long way towards a lighter environmental footprint. Check out the full infographic after the jump! The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Read the rest of Infographic: Maryland’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Bill Sets Goals for a Green Future Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:        

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Cooking with Lavender

September 6, 2013 by  
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Lavender is the new garlic. A little dab in salad dressings, teas and seafood marinades goes a long way.

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Rooftop Gardens Coming to a Bus Near You?

September 6, 2013 by  
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A Spanish artist reimagines the unused surfaces of bus rooftops as small gardens that breathe a little life into congested city streets.

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Citywide Commercial Composting: Then and Now

August 2, 2013 by  
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Access to citywide commercial composting is still largely limited in the United States, but we’ve come a long way in recent years. Composting now recovers more than 20 million tons of waste annually, according to the most recent EPA data …

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Can the private sector benefit from ‘impact investing’?

January 3, 2013 by  
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Impact investing has come a long way. But is it ready for prime-time business?

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Why California is leading the way on chemical policy reform

December 14, 2012 by  
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California is leading the nation on chemicals policy reform. A little regulation can go a long way to improving human health.

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Policy for energy-efficient buildings promises big economic boost

July 2, 2012 by  
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Note to Congress: Aid to building owners will go a long way towards propelling our economy forward.

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