Does your brand conserve water? Make that count with consumers

October 13, 2016 by  
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Good water deeds by business could offer customers something to aspire to, according to a new survey.

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Why sustainability pros believe their industry is sustainable

March 13, 2012 by  
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Sustainability consulting is becoming a crowded field, but consultants say business is good — and most remain optimistic about prospects in the next six months, according to a new survey by Green Research.

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Rented & Used Textbooks Cheaper Than Digital Nearly Every Time

August 24, 2011 by  
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Photo by wohnai via Flickr CC In the debate on which is better, printed or digital, for textbooks, a new survey could have students reaching for those 30-pound tomes. Campusbooks.com compared prices for 1,000 textbooks across 12 textbook rental companies, 35 used book retailers, and 7 digital textbook creators. The result is that 92% of the time, renting or buying used is cheaper than digital. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Survey: Americans Want Denser, Smaller, Closer Housing

May 3, 2011 by  
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Nothwithstanding Brian’s post New Population Maps Show Americans are Still Moving to the ‘Burbs , which covered the movements of a full decade, more recent surveys tell a different story. Richard Florida writes about a new survey conducted for the National Association of Realtors: When selecting a community, nearly half of the public (47%) would prefer to live in a..

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How Do Brits Like to Be Green?

November 23, 2009 by  
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How do Brits like to be green, and what green behaviors do they still avoid?

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Companies More Likely Than Ever to Invest in Efficiency Retrofits, Study Says

November 9, 2009 by  
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Seventy-four percent of corporate real estate executives now say they would be willing to pay a premium to retrofit office space they own to achieve sustainability goals, according to results of a new survey by CoreNet Global and Jones Lang LaSalle.

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Sainsbury’s CEO Demands New Focus on Green Economy

November 9, 2009 by  
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The chief executive of a leading supermarket has demanded the government tackle a lack of trained workers with green skills.

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Cartier Taps Green Mining Firm for Responsibly Sourced Gold

November 9, 2009 by  
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All too often, behind the glitter of gold are ugly environmental and social costs: Unregulated mines creating toxic wastes, child laborers working under grim conditions, rivers and bays polluted with waste.

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‘LEED for Landscapes’ Aims to Green the Nation’s Greens

November 9, 2009 by  
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The United States’ first voluntary rating system for sustainable landscapes launched last week, a development its creators hope will do for the landscaping sector what LEED did for the building industry.

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