Governments and businesses seek resilience in a changing climate

October 31, 2019 by  
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Entities are looking more closely at microgrids and other technologies as a solution.

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As microfibers infiltrate food, water and air, how can we prevent future release?

August 16, 2018 by  
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Scientists and manufacturers are looking for ways to keep the synthetics from getting into the environment in the first place.

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3 ways nanomaterials can combat pollution

September 20, 2017 by  
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Researchers are looking to tiny materials to clean up huge problems in air, water and land.

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7 Companies Proving Triple Bottom Line Is Possible

August 30, 2016 by  
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Social consciousness is becoming a critical aspect of today’s brands, driven by an audience expecting environmental responsibility. In response, more companies are looking to make significant changes and potentially revolutionize their industries…

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5 companies leading the charge on net zero building

August 1, 2016 by  
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From building controls to dynamic glass to natural lighting, these names are looking up.

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What to Know Before Booking a Volunteer Vacation

September 18, 2013 by  
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Instead of just getting a stamp in a passport and a memory card full of photos, more and more travelers are looking to add a little meaning to their trips in the form of volunteering. “Everyone’s sick of just going …

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How city-level innovation is creating business opportunities

July 19, 2012 by  
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As the world’s population becomes more urbanized, city governments are looking to businesses and hackers to help them harness data and technology to fix social and environmental problems.

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VIDEO: How is Carpet Recycled?

January 6, 2012 by  
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Last year, Americans threw away 3.5 million tons of carpet and rugs, and only 9 percent of this material was recycled, according to the U.S. EPA. But companies like The Carpet Recyclers are looking to increase the nation’s carpet recycling…

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Tequila Plant Could Find a Day Job as a Biofuel Source in Deserts

March 8, 2011 by  
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Researchers are looking at two of the 200 different types of agave plant as potential sources of biofuels for arid lands around the globe.

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Hold a DIY Farmers and Craft Market in your Home

April 1, 2010 by  
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Images from The English Can Cook The days of setting up a stall at a little market and selling your cakes or knitted scarves are almost over–everything has gotten too big and commercial and obsessed with health and safety. So here’s a new alternative that just might catch on.

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