How Eastman Chemical nudges designers toward sustainable alternatives

May 16, 2016 by  
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The company’s Innovation Lab equal parts research confab and marketing resource.

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Can #EcoFinance go mainstream?

May 16, 2016 by  
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Highlights from our Twitter chat with @YaleEBEY and @ConsFinance. In sum, if a conservation finance deal is structured with ROI in mind, the money will follow.

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Climate change ups the urgency on saving the world’s seeds

May 16, 2016 by  
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In the face of rising temperatures and worsening drought, the world’s repositories of agricultural seeds may hold the key to growing food under increasingly harsh conditions.

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4 lessons from California drought communications campaigns

September 23, 2015 by  
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How to create advertising and marketing messages to change consumer behavior.

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Just What We Needed Dept: Plastic Disposable Wishbones

November 26, 2009 by  
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Ken Ahroni, inventor of the plastic wishbone. Photo credit Puget Sound Business Journal Finally, the answer to one of life’s great problems, the annual Thanksgiving fight over who gets the wishbone! Unclutterer shows us the Lucky Break Plastic Wishbone. This is a huge advance in manufacturing and marketing; Back in the day we just had planned obsolescence, or just made products so cheap that people threw them away instead of fi…

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Things You Don’t Have to Buy on Black Friday If You Have A Smart Phone

November 26, 2009 by  
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Photo via chrisdlugosz Unless you’re living in a cave or as a survivalist in Montana, you’ve noticed that phones have become incredible all-in-one devices. Recombu has a great article about gadgets that smart phones have made or are making obsolete. But the list is a little short

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Waste Solutions Play Key Role In Green Building

November 26, 2009 by  
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Dumped construction debris. Image credit: BLM Earlier this month, construction and building professionals from around the globe met in Phoenix, for the annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo .

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Green in the USA: Thanksgiving

November 26, 2009 by  
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Image credit: Chelsea Bay Having pleased a few people with my post on 5 Things I Love About America , and having annoyed a few more with my ramblings on 5 Things I Hate About America (the folks at GlockTalk.com will likely never forgive me)—I thought I’d add one more to the love side.. So let’s hear it for Thanksgiving!..

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