Have biomaterials reached a tipping point?

August 31, 2016 by  
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Biomaterials have come a long way. With companies such as Walmart and Dupont already embracing them, the technology may be about to hit the mainstream.

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Accountants guilty of ignoring material ‘natural capital’ risks

November 12, 2012 by  
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Major new report confirms growing numbers of firms accept seriousness of natural capital risks, but reporting on environmental impacts remains patchy.

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At Hilton, U.S. Navy, recycling goes to the mattresses

November 12, 2012 by  
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The U.S. Navy and Hilton Hotels have begun their own programs to recycle the tens of thousands of mattresses they use each year; a further sign of how sustainability has entered the mainstream.

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Striking a delicate balance: Economic growth and sustainability

September 7, 2012 by  
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A growing number of companies are incorporating sustainability programs into their development planning — and bringing the concept of environmentally sustainable business growth into the mainstream.

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11 Steps to Mainstream Your Green Products

January 31, 2012 by  
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Who is really committed to buying green, what are their motivations, and how can we reach them? OgilvyEarth has figured it out, and presented their findings from a new report, presented at the Greeniz Forum in New York City.

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"Stop the Environment": Let’s Kill it Before it Kills Us… (NSFW Reno 911/Ed Asner Video)

August 15, 2011 by  
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Screengrab: Funny or Die Earlier today, Mat reported on how dismal the mainstream media’s coverage of this year’s extreme weather has been: Major news outlets, those perceived both to be left and right leaning, fail more often than not to discuss any possible links with climate change. Instead, they’re content to harp on how we’re being relentlessly hammered by mother nature: crippling heat wa… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Have LEDs Finally Hit the Mainstream?

May 27, 2011 by  
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Though LED fixtures are more expensive than many other types, the cost is falling by about 10 percent a year, while performance is improving by 10 percent.

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Tiny Homes Hit Mainstream (An Intentional Bike Neighborhood Is Born)

May 3, 2011 by  
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Graphic images D.R. Horton

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Kangaroo Desk Unit Moves Between Sitting and Standing

April 21, 2011 by  
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Image Credit Ergo Desktop One may deride the power of the mainstream media or pretend to ignore those papers that put up paywalls, but when the New York Times carries an article about standing vs sitting, suddenly standing desk stories are everywhere. One problem a lot of people have with standing desks is the fact that people already have desks, or that they want to move between standing and sitting.

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The Future of Innovation: Be Positive, Disrupt and Go Mainstream

October 20, 2010 by  
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Twenty years ago, Forum for the Future started the Fairtrade labeling program in the U.K., starting with one chocolate bar and eventually growing to more than 3,000 products.

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