Why is Water from a Garden Hose so Delicious?

September 3, 2011 by  
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Photo by Aaron Fulkerson /CC I posed this (age-old?) question on Twitter and Facebook today. To which one of my Environmental Studies colleagues replied, “the hose gives it taste.” Ah, yes, the taste of childhood, of a hot summer day and cooling off with a little bubbly from the green hose hanging from the side of the house. Heck, when I was a kid (1970s), we had a drinking fountain hooked up between the house and the hose. Still delicious. But is it s… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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What Your Company Can Learn From the Green Perception Gap

August 12, 2011 by  
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Interbrand’s just-released ranking of green companies highlights the gap that can occur between environmental performance and customers’ perception of that performance. What are the implications of that gap for your firm?

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BMW Embraces New Fuel Efficiency Goals as VW, Mercedes Dig in to Fight

August 12, 2011 by  
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The German automakers are taking decidedly different tacks in response to the White House’s new rules requiring 54.5 MPG by 2025. Will BMW end up as Germany’s greenest automaker?

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Ray Anderson’s Legacy

August 10, 2011 by  
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The passing of the visionary CEO Ray Anderson has unleashed an outpouring of sentiment from the green business universe.  

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How Portland Mastered the Art of Transit-Oriented Development (Video)

February 23, 2010 by  
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Image: Fast Company Portland gets a lot of love from the green movement, and for good reason. By making use of a blend of transportation options ( biking , aerial tram, pedestrian walkways, trolleys, etc) and cultivating an appealing aesthetic for each to coexist in, Portland has come up with a great model for transit-oriented d… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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