Regenerating natural capital in the rainforests of Costa Rica

December 6, 2019 by  
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The land impact investing company Blacksheep Regenerative Resource Management wants to use the power of business for conservation.

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From coffee to cosmetics, companies are looking for ways to protect the plants their products are made from

December 6, 2019 by  
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As crop varieties disappear, boosting biodiversity becomes smart business.

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The missing third party: Corporations and the new social contract

February 21, 2018 by  
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What is a business for? As discontent rises with the side effects of globalization, it’s time to reassess.

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Texas Man Makes Gifts from Old Countertops

November 16, 2011 by  
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Kyle Douthit worked in the countertop installation business for years and saw pounds of leftovers from home remodels get dumped in the trash. About five years ago, the Abilene, Texas resident devised a clever way to recycle old acrylic surfaces…

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4 Alternative Thanksgiving Celebrations

November 16, 2011 by  
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Written by Starre Vartan, MNN As I was explaining to some foreign visitors the other day, the best part about Thanksgiving is that it’s all-inclusive, and pretty much everyone can (and does) celebrate it. To take part in Thanksgiving, you…

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Add Your Own Upcycled Lampshade to This Light

November 16, 2011 by  
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Looking to get more involved in your green home décor? Sustainable furniture designer Ryan Frank has created the A(dd)Y(our)O(wn) lighting range which gives everyone the chance to be not just a designer and manufacturer, but also a recycler. The…

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Puma Researching Compostable Shoes, T-Shirts

November 15, 2011 by  
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Puma is researching the launch of a compostable line of shoes and clothing, according to recent news reports. CEO Frank Koch said the company is working with partners on designs that embrace cradle-to-cradle principles, including shoes and shirts…

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Celebs, CEOs Hit Red Carpet at Global Green Awards

November 15, 2011 by  
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Last night’s Global Green Awards in New York City showcased this year’s top innovators in sustainable design. Sprint, Starbucks, Fisker, 350.org and actor Adrian Grenier. “Global Green’s annual Sustainable Design Awards…

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Increased Recycling Could Create 1.5M Jobs

November 15, 2011 by  
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Just in time for America Recycles Day, a new report finds that a national recycling rate of 75 percent would create 1.5 million jobs and reduce carbon emissions by 276 million metric tons by 2030. The report, “More Jobs, Less Pollution,” was…

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‘App Store’ Aims to Get LEED Buildings to Deliver on Performance

September 30, 2011 by  
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An app that enables LEED users to close gaps between building design and performance is among the cloud-based offerings from a new line business for the Indie Energy Systems Company.

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