How Staples sends e-commerce waste packing

May 15, 2017 by  
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Mark Buckley, vice president of environmental affairs at Staples, has been with the company for more than two decades — and in a sustainability role for 15 years. “Businesses have gone through an evolution of change in the past 15 years,” he said, including sustainability having become a core value for corporations and their customers.

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How Much Impact Can a President Have on the Environment?

February 20, 2017 by  
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Although the recent political landscape might have you feeling otherwise, throughout history, the environment has been a bipartisan issue. Both Democratic and Republican presidents have left their mark, in ways good and bad, on Mother Earth. In…

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How Citigroup has gamified employee engagement

January 30, 2017 by  
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“Sustainability has been so focused on impacts to the environment… and lost in the conversation are the people in the building — the occupants,” said Steve Avadek, Director of Sustainability for Citi Realty Services.Avadek sat down with GreenBiz at VERGE 16 to talk about Citigroup’s ambitious green building record and its employee engagement initiatives.

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Post-Christmas: The Eco Way to Dispose of Holiday Trappings

December 26, 2016 by  
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After Kris Kringle has come and gone, after the gifts have been opened, and after the turkey has been eaten (with plenty of leftovers to spare), I’ll wager that many of you find yourself thinking … now what? After the holiday ends, the…

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Smartphone Recall: Will Samsung Consider the Earth?

November 10, 2016 by  
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Keep your seat back in the upright position, put your tray table up, switch all electronics to airplane mode, and turn off your Samsung Galaxy Note 7. This is the new script for airline workers now that the recently launched smartphone has been…

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California cap-and-trade: A booming success in disguise

August 10, 2016 by  
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Despite a recent auction that left many emissions permits unsold, the California cap and trade system has been a big success, helping the state reduce emissions back to just about 1990 levels while growing its economy.

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Food Waste Fail? Millennials Aim To Eat By Example

April 25, 2016 by  
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Food waste is a subject that is finally starting to get the attention it deserves. It’s a huge problem, and it has been swept under the rug for a long time. However, it’s time for us to open our eyes to what’s happening and step up to make a…

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Why Microsoft gave sustainability a promotion

March 14, 2016 by  
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Sustainability has been kicked upstairs at Microsoft Corp., a promotion in terms of where it sits, to whom it reports, what it does and how it is viewed across the organization. And therein lies a hopeful tale for the entire sustainability profession.

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Recycling Water Filters Just Got Fluid

December 3, 2015 by  
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Using a water filter, whether to improve the taste of your water or to filter out contaminants, isn’t that hard to do. What has been difficult, though, is trying to justify throwing out all of the filters into the trash. And, according to The…

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How She Leads: Debbie Mielewski, Ford Motor

November 19, 2015 by  
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The Michigan native, who spearheaded the company’s breakthrough use of soy-based foam, has been obsessed with reuse from an early age.

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