What a Record-Breaking Year for Extreme Weather Means for Your Firm

December 9, 2011 by  
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A new tool from the Natural Resources Defense Council tallied at least 2,941 monthly weather records broken in the U.S. between Jan. 1 and Oct. 31.

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Enablon’s Wizness Platform Marries Sustainability and Social Media

November 3, 2011 by  
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Enablon launched the public beta version of Wizness at the BSR Conference 2011 in San Francisco Wednesday to help organizations collaborate in the name of sustainability.

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BSR 2011: How Coke, UPS & RMI Deliver Greener Trucking, Transport

November 3, 2011 by  
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Sustainability experts from the two firms and the Rocky Mountain Institute shared their vision for the future of energy in transportation at the BSR Conference in San Francisco.  

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City Farm: South Providence’s Urban Agriculture Transformation

October 7, 2011 by  
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Read the rest of City Farm: South Providence’s Urban Agriculture Transformation Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “energy efficiency” , a better world by design , A Better World by Design conference , agriculture , city farm , community , Community Land Trust , compost , composting , conference , crop production , crops , CSA , eco farm , education , educational , energy efficient , farmer , farmer’s market , farmers , Farmers Markets , farming , food , food system , food systems , foreclosure , garden , green conference , green design , green space , greenhouse , land trust , plants , plots , Produce , self sufficiency , social design , solar panel , solar panels , Southside Community Land Trust , student conference , Sustainability , urban , urban agriculture , urban farm , Urban Farming , urban gardening , urban landscape

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Wim Delvoye’s Creepy Stained Glass Windows Are Made From Recycled X-Rays!

October 7, 2011 by  
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Oracle Beater: Bike-Powered Paper Mill Turns Invasive Plants Into Paper in Ghana

October 5, 2011 by  
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Find Out How Many Slaves Work for You With Disturbing New Online Tool

October 5, 2011 by  
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Last month marked the anniversary of the announcement of the Emancipation Proclamation , which we all know ended slavery for good 149 years ago, right? Wrong. While that’s what we in America are taught in our textbooks, slavery is still alive and well around the world (including in the U.S.). In fact, most of us have several slaves working for usat this very moment. Don’t believe us? Answer a few questions on Call + Response ‘s new website Slavery Footprint about how many electronics, clothes and other products you own and you’ll be able to see approximately how many unpaid human servants work for you and even where they are. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: carbon footprint , eco beauty , eco-fashion , Ethical Fashion , green beauty , green fashion , online calculators , online tools , Slave labor , slavery footprint , sustainable beauty , Sustainable Fashion , sustainable style , sweatshops

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Extraordinary Off-Grid Hobbit Home in Wales Only Cost £3,000 to Build

October 5, 2011 by  
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What Fed Chair’s First News Conference Means for Sustainability

April 26, 2011 by  
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Senior executives who do not engage in public discourse about their companies’ sustainability efforts should take a lesson from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.

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GMOs and Organics: Why Can’t They Get Along?

April 26, 2011 by  
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At a high-level gathering of food industry leaders and insiders, the controversy about genetically modified foods sprouted to the surface, as panelists debated whether GMOs will feed the world or destroy the planet.  

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